Monroe Township is one of fourteen townships in Madison County, Indiana, United States. In the 2010 census, its population was 8,786 and it contained 4,098 housing units.
Monroe Township was organized in 1836. It was named for President James Monroe.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 51.25 square miles (132.7 km2), of which 51.22 square miles (132.7 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.04%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
Gehring and Gumz Ditch at 40.234486°N 85.578307°W / 40.234486; -85.578307
Gimco City at 40.258374°N 85.683865°W / 40.258374; -85.683865
Innisdale at 40.2574°N 85.6923°W / 40.2574; -85.6923(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains these six cemeteries: Bell, Donahue, Parkview, Pisgah, Star and Walker.
Indiana State Road 9
Indiana State Road 28
Airports and landing strips
Alexandria Community School CorporationMonroe Township residents may obtain a free library card from the Alexandria-Monroe Public Library in Alexandria.
Indiana's 6th congressional district
State House District 35
State House District 36
State Senate District 25