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Township History


Chippewa Township is a civil township of Isabella County in the U.S. state of Michigan. 

As of the 2020 census, the township population was 4,446.
Communities There are no incorporated municipalities within the township.

The city of Mount Pleasant is nearby to the west, and the Mount Pleasant post office, with ZIP code 48858, serves the northern portion of Chippewa Township. The western portion of the township lies within the Mount Pleasant Public School District.

The village of Shepherd is nearby to the south, and the Shepherd post office, with ZIP code 48883, serves the southern portion of Chippewa Township. The remaining portion of the township lies within the Shepherd Public School District.

Alembic is a small, most historical locale near the center of the township at latitude 43.598oN (43o35\'51\"N) and longitude 84.668oW (84o40\'06\"W), the crossroads of East Remus and South Loomis roads. A rural post office operated from June 23, 1874, until December 31, 1905.

Demographics 2020 Census data:
Population, Census, April 1, 2020    6,139
Population, Census, April 1, 2010    7,561

Upcoming Events

06 Nov 2023;
07:00PM -
Chippewa Township Board Meeting
13 Nov 2023;
07:00PM -
Planning Commission
04 Dec 2023;
07:00PM -
Chippewa Township Board Meeting
11 Dec 2023;
07:00PM -
Planning Commission
12 Dec 2023;
07:30PM -
December Board of Review

The Morning Sun

28 Nov

Mount Pleasant, MI News, Sports, Weather, Things to Do The Morning Sun
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    Michigan State had enough competition from Power Five college football teams also hoping to hire Jonathan Smith that it added a seventh year to his contract, helping a shaken program land the former Oregon State coach. Athletic director Alan Haller says Smith will make $7.25 million in his first season.
  • Rosalynn Carter honored by family, friends, first ladies and presidents — including husband Jimmy
    Rosalynn Carter was memorialized Tuesday as a matriarch who felt most comfortable among the impoverished and vulnerable as she was mourned by a rare gathering of all living U.S. first ladies and multiple presidents, including her 99-year-old husband Jimmy Carter in the front row.
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