Madison Township, Highland County, Ohio

Madison Township, Highland County, Ohio

Infobox Settlement
official_name = Madison Township, Ohio
settlement_type = Township
nickname =
motto =



imagesize =
image_caption =


image_



mapsize = 250x200px
map_caption = Municipalities and townships of Highland County.


mapsize1 =
map_caption1 =

subdivision_type = Country
subdivision_name = United States
subdivision_type1 = State
subdivision_name1 = Ohio
subdivision_type2 = County
subdivision_name2 = Highland

government_footnotes =
government_type =
leader_title =
leader_name =
leader_title1 =
leader_name1 =
established_title =
established_date =

unit_pref = Imperial
area_footnotes =

area_magnitude =
area_total_km2 = 90.1
area_land_km2 = 89.2
area_water_km2 = 0.9
area_total_sq_mi = 34.8
area_land_sq_mi = 34.4
area_water_sq_mi = 0.4

population_as_of = 2000
population_footnotes =
population_total = 6922
population_density_km2 = 77.6
population_density_sq_mi = 201.1

timezone = Eastern (EST)
utc_offset = -5
timezone_DST = EDT
utc_offset_DST = -4
elevation_footnotes = GR|3
elevation_m = 280
elevation_ft = 919
latd = 39 |latm = 20 |lats = 56 |latNS = N
longd = 83 |longm = 23 |longs = 52 |longEW = W

postal_code_type =
postal_code =
area_code =
blank_name = FIPS code
blank_info = 39-46452GR|2
blank1_name = GNIS feature ID
blank1_info = 1086307GR|3
website =
footnotes =

Madison Township is one of the seventeen townships of Highland County, Ohio, United States. The 2000 census found 6,922 people in the township, 2,016 of whom lived in the unincorporated portions of the township. [ [http://www.osuedc.org/profiles/population/places.php?sid=41&fips=39071 Highland County, Ohio — Population by Places Estimates] Ohio State University, 2007. Accessed 15 May 2007.]

Geography

Located in the northeastern corner of the county, it borders the following townships:
*Perry Township, Fayette County - north
*Wayne Township, Fayette County - northeast corner
*Buckskin Township, Ross County - east
*Paint Township, Ross County - southeast
*Paint Township - south
*Fairfield Township - west
*Green Township, Fayette County - northwest corner

Most of the city of Greenfield is located in northeastern Madison Township.

Name and history

It is one of twenty Madison Townships statewide.

Government

The township is governed by a three-member board of trustees, who are elected in November of odd-numbered years to a four-year term beginning on the following January 1. Two are elected in the year after the presidential election and one is elected in the year before it. There is also an elected township clerk, who serves a four-year term beginning on April 1 of the year after the election, which is held in November of the year before the presidential election. Vacancies in the clerkship or on the board of trustees are filled by the remaining trustees.

References

External links

* [http://www.highlandcountyohio.com County website]


Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Paint Township, Highland County, Ohio — Infobox Settlement official name = Paint Township, Highland County, Ohio settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Municipalities and townships of Highland County. mapsize1 = map …   Wikipedia

  • Dodson Township, Highland County, Ohio — Dodson Township, Ohio   Township   Municipalities and townships of Highland County …   Wikipedia

  • Clay Township, Highland County, Ohio — Clay Township, Ohio   Township   Municipalities and townships of Highland County …   Wikipedia

  • Concord Township, Highland County, Ohio — Concord Township, Ohio   Township   Municipalities and townships of Highland County …   Wikipedia

  • Marshall Township, Highland County, Ohio — Marshall Township, Ohio   Township   Municipalities and townships of Highland County …   Wikipedia

  • Fairfield Township, Highland County, Ohio — Infobox Settlement official name = Fairfield Township, Ohio settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Municipalities and townships of Highland County. mapsize1 = map caption1 …   Wikipedia

  • New Market Township, Highland County, Ohio — New Market Township, Ohio   Township   Municipalities and townships of Highland County …   Wikipedia

  • Green Township, Fayette County, Ohio — Infobox Settlement official name = Green Township, Fayette County, Ohio settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = 250px image caption = Countryside in northern Green Township image mapsize = 250px map caption = Municipalities and… …   Wikipedia

  • Paint Township, Ross County, Ohio — Infobox Settlement official name = Paint Township, Ross County, Ohio settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250px map caption = Municipalities and townships of Ross County. mapsize1 = map… …   Wikipedia

  • Wayne Township, Fayette County, Ohio — Infobox Settlement official name = Wayne Township, Ohio settlement type = Township nickname = motto = imagesize = image caption = image mapsize = 250x200px map caption = Municipalities and townships of Fayette County. mapsize1 = map caption1 =… …   Wikipedia

Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”