Jackson Township, Adair County, Iowa

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Jackson Township, Adair County
Township
Map highlighting Jackson Township, Adair County, Iowa.svg
Coordinates: 41°17′14″N 094°38′35″W / 41.28722°N 94.64306°W / 41.28722; -94.64306Coordinates: 41°17′14″N 094°38′35″W / 41.28722°N 94.64306°W / 41.28722; -94.64306
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Adair
Area
 • Total 35.96 sq mi (93.14 km2)
 • Land 35.92 sq mi (93.03 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,217 ft (371 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 347
 • Density 9.7/sq mi (3.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 19-92088[2]
GNIS feature ID 0468090

Jackson Township is one of seventeen townships in Adair County, Iowa, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 347.[3]

History[edit]

Jackson Township was organized in 1861.[4]

Geography[edit]

Jackson Township covers an area of 35.96 square miles (93.1 km2) and contains one incorporated settlement, Bridgewater. According to the USGS, it contains three cemeteries: Bryant, Cears and Saint Marys.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ "IA - Jackson township". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved March 17, 2013. 
  4. ^ Kilburn, Lucian Moody (1915). History of Adair County, Iowa, and Its People, Volume 1. Pioneer Publishing Company. p. 157. 

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