Washington Township is one of thirteen townships in Owen County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,164 and it contained 2,755 housing units. [1 ]
History [ edit ]
Washington Township was organized in 1819. It was named for
George Washington. [2 ]
Geography [ edit ]
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 47.57 square miles (123.2 km
2), of which 47.4 square miles (123 km 2) (or 99.64%) is land and 0.17 square miles (0.44 km 2) (or 0.36%) is water. The [1 ] White River defines the northeastern border of the township.
Cities, towns, villages [ edit ]
Unincorporated towns [ edit ]
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
Cemeteries [ edit ]
The township contains these seven cemeteries: Blair, Chambersville, Mount Moriah, River Hill, Riverside, Rose and Witham.
Major highways [ edit ]
Airports and landing strips [ edit ]
School districts [ edit ]
Spencer-Owen Community Schools
Political districts [ edit ]
State House District 46
State Senate District 37
References [ edit ]
^ 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.
^ Blanchard, Charles (1884). . F.A. Battey & Company. p. 687. Counties of Clay and Owen, Indiana: Historical and Biographical
External links [ edit ]