Madison Township, Hancock County, Iowa

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Madison Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Coordinates: 43°12′55″N 93°40′19″W / 43.21528°N 93.67194°W / 43.21528; -93.67194Coordinates: 43°12′55″N 93°40′19″W / 43.21528°N 93.67194°W / 43.21528; -93.67194
Country  United States
State  Iowa
County Hancock
 • Total 35 sq mi (90.65 km2)
 • Land 35 sq mi (90.65 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 1,230 ft (375 m)
Population (2000)
 • Total 775
 • Density 22.1/sq mi (8.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 50436, 50438
GNIS feature ID 0468321

Madison Township is one of sixteen townships in Hancock County, Iowa, USA. At the 2000 census, its population was 775.[1]


Madison Township was organized in 1858.[2][3]


According to the United States Census Bureau, Madison Township covers an area of 35 square miles (90.65 square kilometers).

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains Madison Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Forest City Municipal Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Forest City Community School District
  • Garner-Hayfield Community School District
  • Woden-Crystal Lake Community School District

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ History of Winnebago County and Hancock County, Iowa. Pioneer Publishing Company. 1917. p. 268. 
  3. ^ History of Kossuth, Hancock, and Winnebago Counties, Iowa. Union Publishing Company. 1884. p. 712. 

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