2010: 2,551, including 640 residents of Russia
Township size: 22.7 square miles.
Location within county: Southwest corner, west of Sidney.
Communities within township: Houston, Russia, Mount Jefferson and Dawson.
Fire protection: Houston and Russia fire departments.
Rescue service: Houston and Versailles rescue squads.
Township building: 3505 Russia-Versailles Road, Russia, OH 45363, 937-492-6640.
Trustees: Dale Goubeaux, Chad DeLaet and Scott Phlipot.
Fiscal Officer: Bonnie Paulus.
Zoning Officer: Chester McKinney.
Meeting schedule: Second Tuesday of the month at 7:30 pm at Russia Fire Department.