Clay Township, Decatur County, Indiana
Location of Clay Township in Decatur County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||50.72 sq mi (131.4 km2)|
|• Land||50.65 sq mi (131.2 km2)|
|• Water||0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)|
|Elevation||830 ft (253 m)|
|• Density||25.4/sq mi (9.8/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||453208|
Clay Township was organized in 1836.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 50.72 square miles (131.4 km2), of which 50.65 square miles (131.2 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.12%) is water.
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
- Adams Township (northeast)
- Washington Township (east)
- Sand Creek Township (southeast)
- Jackson Township (south)
- Clifty Township, Bartholomew County (southwest)
- Haw Creek Township, Bartholomew County (west)
- Noble Township, Shelby County (northwest)
The township contains seven cemeteries: Center Grove, Columbia, Mowery, Nauvoo, Patrick, Pumphrey and Swinney.
- "Clay Township, Decatur County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 2013-09-11. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- Harding, Lewis Albert (1915). History of Decatur County, Indiana: Its People, Industries and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. p. 95.
- "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09.