Madison Township, Pickaway County, Ohio

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Madison Township,
Pickaway County, Ohio
Township
The Fridley-Oman Farmhouse, a historic site in the township
The Fridley-Oman Farmhouse, a historic site in the township
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Municipalities and townships of Pickaway County.
Coordinates: 39°46′34″N 82°53′45″W / 39.77611°N 82.89583°W / 39.77611; -82.89583Coordinates: 39°46′34″N 82°53′45″W / 39.77611°N 82.89583°W / 39.77611; -82.89583
Country United States
State Ohio
County Pickaway
Area
 • Total 24.5 sq mi (63.5 km2)
 • Land 24.4 sq mi (63.3 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation[1] 751 ft (229 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,461
 • Density 59.8/sq mi (23.1/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
FIPS code 39-46564[2]
GNIS feature ID 1086797[1]

Madison Township is one of the fifteen townships of Pickaway County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 1,461 people in the township.[3]

Geography[edit]

Located in the northeastern corner of the county, it borders the following townships:

No municipalities are located in Madison Township.

Name and history[edit]

It is one of twenty Madison 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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