Jefferson Township, Huntington County, Indiana

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Jefferson Township
Location in Huntington County
Location in Huntington County
Coordinates: 40°42′14″N 85°30′42″W / 40.70389°N 85.51167°W / 40.70389; -85.51167Coordinates: 40°42′14″N 85°30′42″W / 40.70389°N 85.51167°W / 40.70389; -85.51167
Country United States
State Indiana
County Huntington
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 36.2 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land 35.94 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water 0.26 sq mi (0.7 km2)  0.72%
Elevation 846 ft (258 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 757
 • Density 21.1/sq mi (8.1/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453487

Jefferson Township is one of twelve townships in Huntington County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 757 and it contained 330 housing units.[1]


Jefferson Township was organized in 1843.[2] It was named for President Thomas Jefferson.[3]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.2 square miles (94 km2), of which 35.94 square miles (93.1 km2) (or 99.28%) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) (or 0.72%) is water.[1]

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The township contains two cemeteries: Purviance and Taylor.

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