Fairfield Township, Madison County, Ohio

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Fairfield Township, Ohio
Township
Municipalities and townships of Madison County.
Municipalities and townships of Madison County.
Coordinates: 39°51′20″N 83°16′23″W / 39.85556°N 83.27306°W / 39.85556; -83.27306Coordinates: 39°51′20″N 83°16′23″W / 39.85556°N 83.27306°W / 39.85556; -83.27306
Country United States
State Ohio
County Madison
Area
 • Total 31.6 sq mi (82.0 km2)
 • Land 31.6 sq mi (82.0 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation[1] 994 ft (303 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,333
 • Density 42.1/sq mi (16.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-26068[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086543[1]

Fairfield Township is one of the fourteen townships of Madison County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,333 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the eastern part of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Fairfield Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of seven Fairfield Townships statewide.[4]

Government[edit]

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township fiscal officer,[5] who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the fiscal officership or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

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