Jefferson Township, Greene County, Indiana

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Jefferson Township
Township
View of Worthington, in Jefferson Township
View of Worthington, in Jefferson Township
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Coordinates: 39°08′01″N 86°58′56″W / 39.13361°N 86.98222°W / 39.13361; -86.98222Coordinates: 39°08′01″N 86°58′56″W / 39.13361°N 86.98222°W / 39.13361; -86.98222
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyGreene
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total32.55 sq mi (84.3 km2)
 • Land32.41 sq mi (83.9 km2)
 • Water0.14 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.43%
Elevation597 ft (182 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total2,094
 • Density64.6/sq mi (24.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID0453485

Jefferson Township is one of fifteen townships in Greene County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,094.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
20002,036
20102,0942.8%
Source: US Census Bureau

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 32.55 square miles (84.3 km2), of which 32.41 square miles (83.9 km2) (or 99.57%) is land and 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2) (or 0.43%) is water.[1] The streams of Bunnell Branch, Corbin Creek, Eel River and Lemon Creek run through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains eight cemeteries: Barton, Bullerman, Dixon, Griffith, Hayes, Oak Grove, Stanley and Steward.

Major highways[edit]

Education[edit]

Jefferson Township residents may obtain a library card from the Worthington-Jefferson Township Public Library in Worthington.[2]

References[edit]

  • "Jefferson 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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