Sumpter Township

Notice: Sumpter Township will be closed Monday, May 29, 2023, in observance of Memorial Day!

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Welcome to Sumpter Township!


Please browse through the links to find forms, applications, meeting minutes and information about the township and its offices.
Information is provided for all the local parks, current events and senior citizen activities. Please contact the township offices if the information you are seeking is not currently available on the website.
Sumpter Township is a rural community of 9,549 residents in the southwest corner of Wayne County, midway between the urban areas of Ann Arbor and Detroit. It encompasses an area of approximately 37.5 square miles.
The community consists of diverse ethnic and socio-economic backgrounds and the residents take pride in their surroundings of woodlands, wetlands, prairies and agricultural lands. Roadside stands with fresh farm produce, horseback riding trails at Crosswind Marsh Preserve, a Wayne County park, and abundant wildlife, are all amenities of the "country life" that residents enjoy.
Sumpter Township is located in southwest Wayne County Michigan and its boundaries are defined by Rawsonville Rd, Oakville Waltz Rd, Clark Rd. and Bemis Rd.

TOWNSHIP HOURS are 8:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Monday thru Friday


Road Complaints?

Here's how you can help us solve the road problem:
Sumpter Township is encouraging residents to call 888-762-3273 or log their complaints onto Wayne County's website at

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Police & Fire Department


Dispatch Numbers
Emergency 911
Phone: (734) 461-6898
Phone: (734) 461-6899

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