Adams Township, Madison County, Indiana

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Adams Township
Township
Location in Madison County
Location in Madison County
Coordinates: 39°59′40″N 85°37′10″W / 39.99444°N 85.61944°W / 39.99444; -85.61944Coordinates: 39°59′40″N 85°37′10″W / 39.99444°N 85.61944°W / 39.99444; -85.61944
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Madison
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.07 sq mi (93.4 km2)
 • Land 36.05 sq mi (93.4 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 938 ft (286 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,892
 • Density 108/sq mi (42/km2)
ZIP codes 46013, 46017, 46056, 46064, 47356
GNIS feature ID 0453078

Adams Township is one of fourteen townships in Madison County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,892 and it contained 1,614 housing units.[1]

It was named for Abraham Adams, a pioneer settler.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.07 square miles (93.4 km2), of which 36.05 square miles (93.4 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Capp, Collier, Gilmore, Peewee and Walker.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Ace Airpark

School districts[edit]

  • South Madison Community 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 2013-05-10. 
  2. ^ Forkner, John La Rue; Dyson, Byron H. (1897). Historical Sketches and Reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana. Wilson, Humprheys & Co. p. 669. 

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