Jackson Township, Wells County, Indiana

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Jackson Township
Township
Location in Wells County
Location in Wells County
Coordinates: 40°36′38″N 85°23′29″W / 40.61056°N 85.39139°W / 40.61056; -85.39139Coordinates: 40°36′38″N 85°23′29″W / 40.61056°N 85.39139°W / 40.61056; -85.39139
Country United States
State Indiana
County Wells
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.97 sq mi (93.2 km2)
 • Land 35.66 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Water 0.31 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.86%
Elevation 846 ft (258 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 837
 • Density 23.5/sq mi (9.1/km2)
ZIP codes 46792, 46952, 46991, 47348, 47359
GNIS feature ID 453474

Jackson Township is one of nine townships in Wells County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 837 and it contained 336 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.97 square miles (93.2 km2), of which 35.66 square miles (92.4 km2) (or 99.14%) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.80 km2) (or 0.86%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Batson, Jones and Wright.

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Lost Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Southern Wells Community Schools

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. 

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