Jefferson Township, Sullivan County, Indiana

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Jefferson Township
Township
Location in Sullivan County
Location in Sullivan County
Coordinates: 38°57′43″N 87°17′19″W / 38.96194°N 87.28861°W / 38.96194; -87.28861Coordinates: 38°57′43″N 87°17′19″W / 38.96194°N 87.28861°W / 38.96194; -87.28861
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Sullivan
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 42.95 sq mi (111.2 km2)
 • Land 42.42 sq mi (109.9 km2)
 • Water 0.53 sq mi (1.4 km2)  1.23%
Elevation 623 ft (190 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 417
 • Density 9.8/sq mi (3.8/km2)
ZIP codes 47528, 47838, 47848, 47882
GNIS feature ID 0453498

Jefferson Township is one of nine townships in Sullivan County, Indiana, United States. At the 2010 census, its population was 417 and it contained 234 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 42.95 square miles (111.2 km2), of which 42.42 square miles (109.9 km2) (or 98.77%) is land and 0.53 square miles (1.4 km2) (or 1.23%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains six cemeteries: Hale, McDade, Pirtle, Posey, Smith and Woodward.

Lakes[edit]

  • Motorboat Lake
  • Red Lake
  • South Lake
  • T Lake
  • Twin Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Northeast 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 10 May 2013. 

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