Oceola Township is centrally located in Livingston County. The township contains substantial expanses of farmland upon slightly rolling terrain. More than half of Thompson Lake is in the southwest corner of the township. Hundreds of residents located along the shore and visitors to the Howell City Park enjoy this scenic 262 acre, all sports lake. The 2010 Census population of Oceola Township is 11,936 citizens.
Oceola Township services include, Howell area fire authority, MHOG and GO (Utility authorities), Howell area Parks and Recreation authority (HAPRA). The township has soccer fields, and a community center, both managed by HAPRA. The community center can be rented for various types of gatherings. We also have walking paths and play structures located at the township hall.
Oceola Township includes both Hartland and Howell school districts, with Hutchings Elementary School located in the township.