To look up a township in Michigan by address, first look up the address' county at MichiganTownships.org. The View Map link by any township on the list brings up the MI Locator, where you can enter the address and click the Township icon to see the address' township.
Alternatively, moving the map to see the street of the address displays an icon showing the nearest township hall. Clicking the icon displays the name of the township. To find the county for a street address, enter the address at MapDevelopers.com.
Michigan townships perform tax collection and assessment and elections administration. Other common Michigan township functions include parks and recreation programs, fire protection, recycling and trash collection, and water and sewer operations.