Abington Township, Wayne County, Indiana
Location in Wayne County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||21.17 sq mi (54.8 km2)|
|• Land||21.07 sq mi (54.6 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2) 0.47%|
|Elevation||1,070 ft (326 m)|
|• Density||40.5/sq mi (15.6/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453071|
Abington Township was formed in 1837.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 21.17 square miles (54.8 km2), of which 21.07 square miles (54.6 km2) (or 99.53%) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) (or 0.47%) is water. Lakes in this township include Elkhorn Lakes. The streams of Elkhorn Creek, Locust Creek and Smith Creek run through this township.
- Center Township (north)
- Boston Township (east)
- Harrison Township, Union County (southeast)
- Brownsville Township, Union County (south)
- Waterloo Township, Fayette County (southwest)
- Washington Township (west)
The township contains one cemetery, Locust Grove.
Airports and landing strips
- Squires Airport
- "Abington Township, Wayne County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- Young, Andrew White (1872). History of Wayne County, Indiana, from Its First Settlement to the Present Time. R. Clarke & Company. p. 144.