Jefferson Township, Putnam County, Indiana

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Jefferson Township
Map highlighting Jefferson Township, Putnam County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°34′02″N 86°42′51″W / 39.56722°N 86.71417°W / 39.56722; -86.71417Coordinates: 39°34′02″N 86°42′51″W / 39.56722°N 86.71417°W / 39.56722; -86.71417
CountryUnited States
 • TypeIndiana township
 • Total41.1 sq mi (106 km2)
 • Land41.1 sq mi (106 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation873 ft (266 m)
 • Total1,252
 • Density30.5/sq mi (11.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-5 (Eastern (EST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-4 (EDT)
Area code(s)765
FIPS code18-38196[2]
GNIS feature ID453497

Jefferson Township is one of thirteen townships in Putnam County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,252 and it contained 525 housing units.[3]


The Melville F. McHaffie Farm was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1983.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.1 square miles (106 km2), all land.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.

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