Jackson Township, Boone County, Arkansas

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Jackson Township
Township
Jackson Township is located in Arkansas
Jackson Township
Jackson Township
Location in Arkansas
Coordinates: 36°18′19.45″N 93°11′24.34″W / 36.3054028°N 93.1900944°W / 36.3054028; -93.1900944Coordinates: 36°18′19.45″N 93°11′24.34″W / 36.3054028°N 93.1900944°W / 36.3054028; -93.1900944
Country  United States
State  Arkansas
County Boone
Area
 • Total 21.745 sq mi (56.32 km2)
 • Land 21.739 sq mi (56.30 km2)
 • Water 0.006 sq mi (0.02 km2)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,340
 • Density 61.64/sq mi (23.80/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Zip Code 72601 (Harrison)
Area code(s) 870

Jackson Township is one of twenty current townships in Boone County, Arkansas, USA.[1] As of the 2010 census, its total population was 1,340.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Jackson Township covers an area of 21.745 square miles (56.32 km2); 21.739 square miles (56.30 km2) of land and 0.006 square miles (0.016 km2) of water.

Cities, towns, and villages[edit]

Population history[edit]

The township was part of Carroll County during the 1860 census. Part of the city of Harrison overlays Jackson Township according to the 1980 US Census going forward.

Historical population
Census Pop.
1860 571
1870 320 −44.0%
1880 710 121.9%
1890 717 1.0%
1900 582 −18.8%
1910 401 −31.1%
1920 373 −7.0%
1930 363 −2.7%
1940 520 43.3%
1950 485 −6.7%
1960 444 −8.5%
1970 526 18.5%
1980 703 33.7%
1990 839 19.3%
2000 1,156 37.8%
2010 1,340 15.9%

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Jackson Township, Boone County, Arkansas." U.S. Census Bureau. Breakdown. Retrieved June 2, 2012.

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