Jackson Township, Randolph County, Indiana

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Jackson Township
Map highlighting Jackson Township, Randolph County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 40°15′51″N 84°51′19″W / 40.26417°N 84.85528°W / 40.26417; -84.85528Coordinates: 40°15′51″N 84°51′19″W / 40.26417°N 84.85528°W / 40.26417; -84.85528
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyRandolph
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total30.41 sq mi (78.8 km2)
 • Land30.36 sq mi (78.6 km2)
 • Water0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)
Elevation1,030 ft (314 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total619
 • Density20.4/sq mi (7.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)765
FIPS code18-37350[2]
GNIS feature ID453463

Jackson Township is one of eleven townships in Randolph County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 619 and it contained 250 housing units.[3]

History[edit]

Jackson Township was established in 1833.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 30.41 square miles (78.8 km2), of which 30.36 square miles (78.6 km2) (or 99.84%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

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. ^ 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.
  4. ^ Tucker, E. (1882). History of Randolph County, Indiana: With Illustrations and Biographical Sketches of Some of Its Prominent Men and Pioneers : to which are Appended Maps of Its Several Townships. A.L. Klingman. p. 49.

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