Jackson Township, Pickaway County, Ohio

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Jackson Township,
Pickaway County, Ohio
Township
The W.C. Clemmons Mound, a historic site in the township
The W.C. Clemmons Mound, a historic site in the township
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Coordinates: 39°39′41″N 83°1′26″W / 39.66139°N 83.02389°W / 39.66139; -83.02389Coordinates: 39°39′41″N 83°1′26″W / 39.66139°N 83.02389°W / 39.66139; -83.02389
Country United States
State Ohio
County Pickaway
Area
 • Total 42.6 sq mi (110.4 km2)
 • Land 42.5 sq mi (110.0 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.4 km2)
Elevation[1] 719 ft (219 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 916
 • Density 21.6/sq mi (8.3/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-37982[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086796[1]

Jackson Township is one of the fifteen townships of Pickaway County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 916 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the center of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Jackson Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of thirty-seven Jackson 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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