Brown Township, Ripley County, Indiana

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Brown Township
The John Linsey Rand House at Friendship
Map highlighting Brown Township, Ripley County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 38°57′57″N 85°13′07″W / 38.96583°N 85.21861°W / 38.96583; -85.21861Coordinates: 38°57′57″N 85°13′07″W / 38.96583°N 85.21861°W / 38.96583; -85.21861
Country United States
State Indiana
County Ripley
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 53.67 sq mi (139.0 km2)
 • Land 53.55 sq mi (138.7 km2)
 • Water 0.12 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation[1] 948 ft (289 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,597
 • Density 29.8/sq mi (11.5/km2)
Area code(s) 812
FIPS code 18-08362[2]
GNIS feature ID 453141

Brown Township is one of eleven townships in Ripley County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,597 and it contained 728 housing units.[3]


John Linsey Rand House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1994.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 53.67 square miles (139.0 km2), of which 53.55 square miles (138.7 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[3]

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