Lincoln Township, Hendricks County, Indiana

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Lincoln Township
Township
Location in Hendricks County
Location in Hendricks County
Coordinates: 39°49′47″N 86°22′56″W / 39.82972°N 86.38222°W / 39.82972; -86.38222Coordinates: 39°49′47″N 86°22′56″W / 39.82972°N 86.38222°W / 39.82972; -86.38222
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hendricks
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 23.91 sq mi (61.94 km2)
 • Land 23.82 sq mi (61.7 km2)
 • Water 0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2)  0.39%
Elevation 879 ft (268 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 28,665
 • Density 1,203.4/sq mi (464.6/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453570

Lincoln Township is one of twelve townships in Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 28,665.[1]

History[edit]

Lincoln Township was organized in 1863.[2]

Geography[edit]

Lincoln Township covers an area of 23.91 square miles (61.9 km2); of this, 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) or 0.39 percent is water. The streams of Bullard Creek, Hughes Branch and West Fork White Lick Creek run through this township.

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 twelve cemeteries: Bell, Brown, Brownsburg, Greenlawn, Hoadley, Lingeman, McDaniels, Prebster, Saint Malachy East, Turpin, Walker and Ward (historical).

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Brownsburg Airport

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. 88. 

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