Brownstown Township is one of twelve townships in Jackson County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 5,552 and it contained 2,308 housing units. Geography: According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 63.62 square miles , of which 62.72 square miles (or 98.59%) is land and 0.9 square miles (or 1.41%) is water. History: Brownstown Township was organized Feb. 10, 1817, and took its name from Brownstown, the county seat. The streams of Ballard Creek, Hough Creek, Kiper Creek, Spray Creek, West Branch White Creek and White Creek run through this township. Cities and towns: Brownstown (the county seat). Unincorporated towns: Ewing, New Elizabethtown, Wegan The township contains these cemeteries: Burrell, Durland, First German Presbyterian, Miller, Old Town, Robertson, Saint Paul’s, Smallwood, Wayman, Weathers and Woodmansee.
Our Township Board members are Jack Gillespie, Chairman, Angela Blann, Secretary, and Beverly DeWitt. Our Trustee is Jennifer Isaacs.
The Township office mailing address is 106 South Main Street, Brownstown, IN 47220. The office phone number is 812-358-4451. The Trustee’s email is: firstname.lastname@example.org
The office is open each week from 4:30 pm to 6:30 pm on Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday, and on Thursday from 10 am to 1 pm.