Clay Township, Hendricks County, Indiana

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Clay Township
Township
Location in Hendricks County
Location in Hendricks County
Coordinates: 39°41′49″N 86°37′03″W / 39.69694°N 86.61750°W / 39.69694; -86.61750Coordinates: 39°41′49″N 86°37′03″W / 39.69694°N 86.61750°W / 39.69694; -86.61750
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hendricks
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 26.51 sq mi (68.66 km2)
 • Land 26.51 sq mi (68.65 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.01 km2)  0.01%
Elevation 863 ft (263 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,256
 • Density 85.1/sq mi (32.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453210

Clay Township is one of twelve townships in Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,256.[1]

History[edit]

Clay Township was organized in 1845.[2]

Geography[edit]

Clay Township covers an area of 26.51 square miles (68.7 km2); of this, 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) or 0.01 percent is water.

Cities and towns[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains eight cemeteries: Amo, Bethel Lutheran, Coatesville, Hadley Friends, Moravian, Old Spring, Springtown Methodist and West Branch Friends.

Major highways[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ Hadley, John Vestal (1914). History of Hendricks County, Indiana: Her People, Industries and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. p. 65. 

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