Macomb Township is a general law township located in the U.S. state of Michigan. It is within Macomb County in the northern suburb of Detroit part of the Detroit-Warren-Dearborn Metro Area. It has a total area of 36.3 square miles at 42°39′33″N 82°55′51″W. The elevation is 604 feet above sea level. As of the 2010 census data, it had a total population of 79,580. Recent job growth is positively increased by 1.76 percent. The average travel time is 29 minutes. It has Zip code 48851. Macomb Township has Zip codes 48044 and 48042.