Big Creek Township, White County, Indiana

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Big Creek Township
Location in White County
Location in White County
Coordinates: 40°41′16″N 86°51′40″W / 40.68778°N 86.86111°W / 40.68778; -86.86111Coordinates: 40°41′16″N 86°51′40″W / 40.68778°N 86.86111°W / 40.68778; -86.86111
Country United States
State Indiana
County White
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 33.03 sq mi (85.5 km2)
 • Land 33.03 sq mi (85.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 722 ft (220 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 819
 • Density 24.8/sq mi (9.6/km2)
ZIP codes 47923, 47929, 47960, 47980
GNIS feature ID 453110

Big Creek Township is one of twelve townships in White County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 819 and it contained 362 housing units.[1]

Big Creek Township was established in 1834, and named after Big Creek.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.03 square miles (85.5 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these two cemeteries: High and Lane.

School districts[edit]

  • Frontier School Corporation

Political districts[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. ^ Hamelle, W. H. (1915). A Standard History of White County, Indiana: An Authentic Narrative of the Past, with an Extended Survey of Modern Developments in the Progress of Town and Country. Unigraphic. p. 232. 

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