Fall Creek Township, Hamilton County, Indiana

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Fall Creek Township
Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Coordinates: 39°57′36″N 85°55′49″W / 39.96000°N 85.93028°W / 39.96000; -85.93028Coordinates: 39°57′36″N 85°55′49″W / 39.96000°N 85.93028°W / 39.96000; -85.93028
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hamilton
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 35.77 sq mi (92.6 km2)
 • Land 33.67 sq mi (87.2 km2)
 • Water 2.09 sq mi (5.4 km2)  5.84%
Elevation 830 ft (253 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 51,613
 • Density 1,532.8/sq mi (591.8/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453290

Fall Creek Township is one of nine townships in Hamilton County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 51,613 and it contained 17,542 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Fall Creek Township was organized in 1833.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.77 square miles (92.6 km2), of which 33.67 square miles (87.2 km2) (or 94.13%) is land and 2.09 square miles (5.4 km2) (or 5.84%) is water.[1] The streams of Bee Camp Creek, Bills Branch, Britton Branch, Flatfork Creek, High Ditch, Lowery Creek, Mount Zion Branch, Mud Creek, Sand Creek, Thorpe Creek, Thor Run, and William Lehr Ditch run through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

  • Noblesville (southeast and far east edges of Noblesville)
  • Fishers (east half of Fishers)

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: Arnett, Bethlehem, Brooks, Helm, Highland, Lowery, McKay and Mount Zion.

Major highways[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10. 
  2. ^ Haines, John F. (1915). History of Hamilton County, Indiana: Her People, Industries And Institutions, Volume 1. B.F. Bowen & Co. p. 166. 

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