Jackson Township, Greene County, Indiana

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Jackson Township
Township
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 38°57′02″N 86°45′21″W / 38.95056°N 86.75583°W / 38.95056; -86.75583Coordinates: 38°57′02″N 86°45′21″W / 38.95056°N 86.75583°W / 38.95056; -86.75583
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyGreene
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total49.04 sq mi (127.0 km2)
 • Land48.99 sq mi (126.9 km2)
 • Water0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.10%
Elevation692 ft (211 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total1,947
 • Density39.7/sq mi (15.3/km2)
GNIS feature ID0453445

Jackson Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,947.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
20002,076
20101,947−6.2%
Source: US Census Bureau

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 49.04 square miles (127.0 km2), of which 48.99 square miles (126.9 km2) (or 99.90%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.10%) is water.[1] The streams of Cole Branch, Dry Branch, Little Indian Creek, Miller Creek, Mitchell Branch and Town Branch run through this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains eleven cemeteries: Cooper, Dishman, Duke, Freeman, Holder, Howell, Miller, Robison, Rush, Wagoner and Walker.

Major highways[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Jackson Township, Greene County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files

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