Jeffersonville Township, Clark County, Indiana

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Jeffersonville Township
Township
The Ohio River from Jeffersonville Township
The Ohio River from Jeffersonville Township
Location of Jeffersonville Township in Clark County
Location of Jeffersonville Township in Clark County
Coordinates: 38°18′57″N 85°44′18″W / 38.31583°N 85.73833°W / 38.31583; -85.73833Coordinates: 38°18′57″N 85°44′18″W / 38.31583°N 85.73833°W / 38.31583; -85.73833
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clark
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 26.88 sq mi (69.6 km2)
 • Land 26.57 sq mi (68.8 km2)
 • Water 0.31 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation[1] 492 ft (150 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 59,062
 • Density 2,223/sq mi (858/km2)
FIPS code 18-38367[2]
GNIS feature ID 453505

Jeffersonville Township is one of twelve townships in Clark County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 59,062 and it contained 27,023 housing units.[3]

History[edit]

Jeffersonville Township was organized in 1817.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.88 square miles (69.6 km2), of which 26.57 square miles (68.8 km2) (or 98.85%) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.80 km2) (or 1.15%) is water.[3] Brick House Pond and Silver Lakes are in this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

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Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains several cemeteries: Applegate, Civil War, Eastern (aka Chestnut Grove Cemetery), Espy,Gilmore, Grayson, Hale McBride Family, Lacassagne/Moore, McBride, McClintick, Old City, Mulberry Street and Chestnut/Market Street, St. Anthony's, Stewart, and Walnut Ridge.[5]

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