Madison Township, St. Joseph County, Indiana

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Madison Township
Township
Location in St. Joseph County
Location in St. Joseph County
Coordinates: 41°31′55″N 86°07′25″W / 41.53194°N 86.12361°W / 41.53194; -86.12361Coordinates: 41°31′55″N 86°07′25″W / 41.53194°N 86.12361°W / 41.53194; -86.12361
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County St. Joseph
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 52.12 sq mi (135 km2)
 • Land 52.11 sq mi (134.97 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 833 ft (254 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 1,770
 • Density 34/sq mi (13.1/km2)
ZIP codes 46506, 46544, 46550, 46573, 46595, 46614
GNIS feature ID 0453598[1]

Madison Township is one of thirteen townships in St. Joseph County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,770.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Madison Township covers an area of 52.12 square miles (135.0 km2); of this, 52.11 square miles (135.0 km2) (99.98 percent) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (0.02 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Resthaven Cemetery,[3] the St. Paul Lutheran Church (LCMS) cemetery,[4] and the St. John's Church (UCC) cemetery.[5]

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Penn-Harris-Madison School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Madison Township". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-07-07. 
  2. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  3. ^ http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=86541&CScntry=4&CSst=17&CScnty=862&CSsr=41&
  4. ^ http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2206899&CScntry=4&CSst=17&CScnty=862&CSsr=61&
  5. ^ http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=cr&CRid=2181506&CScntry=4&CSst=17&CScnty=862&CSsr=41&

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