Fall Creek Township, Madison County, Indiana

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Fall Creek Township
Location in Madison County
Location in Madison County
Coordinates: 39°59′53″N 85°43′49″W / 39.99806°N 85.73028°W / 39.99806; -85.73028Coordinates: 39°59′53″N 85°43′49″W / 39.99806°N 85.73028°W / 39.99806; -85.73028
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Madison
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 42.27 sq mi (109.5 km2)
 • Land 41.98 sq mi (108.7 km2)
 • Water 0.29 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.69%
Elevation 879 ft (268 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 14,695
 • Density 350.1/sq mi (135.2/km2)
ZIP codes 46011, 46013, 46040, 46048, 46064
GNIS feature ID 0453292

Fall Creek Township is one of fourteen townships in Madison County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 14,695 and it contained 4,570 housing units.[1]

It was named from its principal stream and waterfalls.[2]


The Fall Creek Meeting House was listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1997.[3]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 42.27 square miles (109.5 km2), of which 41.98 square miles (108.7 km2) (or 99.31%) is land and 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2) (or 0.69%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Anderson Memorial Park, Bunker, Crosley and Grovelawn.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Harless Airport
  • Huntzinger Airport


Three facilities of the Indiana Department of Corrections are in Fall Creek Township[4]

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  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. ^ Forkner, John La Rue; Dyson, Byron H. (1897). Historical Sketches and Reminiscences of Madison County, Indiana. Wilson, Humprheys & Co. p. 721. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  4. ^ "Pendleton town, Indiana." U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on December 26, 2010.

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