Franklin Township, Hendricks County, Indiana

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Franklin Township
Township
The McCormack-Bowman House, a historic site in the township's northeastern corner
The McCormack-Bowman House, a historic site in the township's northeastern corner
Location in Hendricks County
Location in Hendricks County
Coordinates: 39°38′36″N 86°37′22″W / 39.64333°N 86.62278°W / 39.64333; -86.62278Coordinates: 39°38′36″N 86°37′22″W / 39.64333°N 86.62278°W / 39.64333; -86.62278
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hendricks
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 26.48 sq mi (68.57 km2)
 • Land 26.43 sq mi (68.47 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2)  0.16%
Elevation 787 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,297
 • Density 49.1/sq mi (18.9/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453304

Franklin Township is one of twelve townships in Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,297.[1]

Geography[edit]

Franklin Township covers an area of 26.48 square miles (68.6 km2); of this, 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) or 0.16 percent is water. The streams of Crittenden Creek and East Fork Mill Creek run through this township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains five cemeteries: Hebron Presbyterian, Pleasant Hill, Snoddy Family, Stilesville and Walnut Grove.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Vaughn Airport

References[edit]

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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