Driftwood Township, Jackson County, Indiana

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Driftwood Township
Township
Location in Jackson County
Location in Jackson County
Coordinates: 38°48′43″N 86°06′54″W / 38.81194°N 86.11500°W / 38.81194; -86.11500Coordinates: 38°48′43″N 86°06′54″W / 38.81194°N 86.11500°W / 38.81194; -86.11500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Jackson
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 28.3 sq mi (73 km2)
 • Land 27.66 sq mi (71.6 km2)
 • Water 0.64 sq mi (1.7 km2)  2.26%
Elevation 571 ft (174 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 860
 • Density 31.1/sq mi (12.0/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453266

Driftwood Township is one of twelve townships in Jackson County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 860 and it contained 365 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.3 square miles (73 km2), of which 27.66 square miles (71.6 km2) (or 97.74%) is land and 0.64 square miles (1.7 km2) (or 2.26%) is water.[1] The stream of Mill Creek runs through this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Petersburg

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Empson, Harrell, Peters and Smith.

Major highways[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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