Duck Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana

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Duck Creek Township
Township
Location in Madison County
Location in Madison County
Coordinates: 40°19′59″N 85°49′17″W / 40.33306°N 85.82139°W / 40.33306; -85.82139Coordinates: 40°19′59″N 85°49′17″W / 40.33306°N 85.82139°W / 40.33306; -85.82139
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Madison
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 23.98 sq mi (62.1 km2)
 • Land 23.98 sq mi (62.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 548
 • Density 22.8/sq mi (8.8/km2)
ZIP code 46036
GNIS feature ID 0453267

Duck Creek Township is one of fourteen townships in Madison County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 548 and it contained 240 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Duck Creek Township was organized in 1852. It takes its name from a stream in the southeastern part.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 23.98 square miles (62.1 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Waymire Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Elwood Community School Corporation
  • Madison-Grant United 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. 
  2. ^ Forkner, John La Rue and Dyson, Byron H. (1897). Historical Sketches and Reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana. Wilson, Humprheys & Co. p. 715. 

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