Jackson Township, Wells County, Indiana

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]

Jackson 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
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyWells
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total35.97 sq mi (93.2 km2)
 • Land35.66 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Water0.31 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.86%
Elevation
846 ft (258 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total837
 • Density23.5/sq mi (9.1/km2)
ZIP codes
46792, 46952, 46991, 47348, 47359
GNIS feature ID453474

GeographyEdit

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 townsEdit

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

Adjacent townshipsEdit

CemeteriesEdit

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

RiversEdit

LakesEdit

  • Lost Lake

School districtsEdit

  • Southern Wells Community Schools

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  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.

External linksEdit