Franklin Township, Henry County, Indiana
Location in Henry County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||28.61 sq mi (74.1 km2)|
|• Land||28.48 sq mi (73.8 km2)|
|• Water||0.13 sq mi (0.3 km2) 0.45%|
|Elevation||1,060 ft (323 m)|
|• Density||40.6/sq mi (15.7/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453305|
Franlin Township was organized in 1830.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.61 square miles (74.1 km2), of which 28.48 square miles (73.8 km2) (or 99.55%) is land and 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2) (or 0.45%) is water. The stream of Applebutter Creek runs through this township.
Cities and towns
- Henry Township (north)
- Liberty Township (northeast)
- Dudley Township (east)
- Washington Township, Rush County (south)
- Center Township, Rush County (southwest)
- Spiceland Township (west)
The township contains one cemetery, Ebenezer.
- "Franklin Township, Henry County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- Hazzard, George (1906). Hazzard's History of Henry County, Indiana, 1822-1906. G. Hazzard, author and publisher. p. 885.
- National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.