Anderson Township, Madison County, Indiana

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Anderson Township
Township
Location in Madison County
Location in Madison County
Coordinates: 40°05′30″N 85°41′33″W / 40.09167°N 85.69250°W / 40.09167; -85.69250Coordinates: 40°05′30″N 85°41′33″W / 40.09167°N 85.69250°W / 40.09167; -85.69250
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Madison
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 37.25 sq mi (96.5 km2)
 • Land 37.16 sq mi (96.2 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.27%
Elevation 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 56,436
 • Density 1,518.8/sq mi (586.4/km2)
ZIP codes 46011, 46012, 46013, 46016, 46017
GNIS feature ID 0453087

Anderson Township is one of fourteen townships in Madison County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 56,436 and it contained 28,001 housing units.[1] Aside from the exclaves of Country Club Heights and River Forest, the entire township is within the city limits of Anderson.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.25 square miles (96.5 km2), of which 37.16 square miles (96.2 km2) (or 99.76%) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) (or 0.27%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Communities[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Booco, Maplewood, Moss, Pleasant Walk, Saint Marys, Vandeventer and West Maplewood.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Community Hospital Airport
  • Rolling Hills Convalescent Center Airport

Landmarks[edit]

  • Hoosier Park Horse Track

School districts[edit]

  • Anderson Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 

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