Franklin Township, Montgomery County, Indiana

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Franklin Township
Township
Location in Montgomery County
Location in Montgomery County
Coordinates: 40°05′23″N 86°45′02″W / 40.08972°N 86.75056°W / 40.08972; -86.75056Coordinates: 40°05′23″N 86°45′02″W / 40.08972°N 86.75056°W / 40.08972; -86.75056
Country  United States
State  Indiana
County Montgomery
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 38.93 sq mi (100.8 km2)
 • Land 38.93 sq mi (100.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 843 ft (257 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,915
 • Density 49.2/sq mi (19.0/km2)
ZIP codes 46071, 47933, 47940
GNIS feature ID 0453309

Franklin Township is one of eleven townships in Montgomery County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,915 and it contained 801 housing units.[1]

Franklin Township was established in 1831.[2]

History[edit]

Darlington Covered Bridge was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1990.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.93 square miles (100.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Greenlawn Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • North Montgomery Community School Corporation

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  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. ^ Beckwith, Hiram Williams; Kennedy, P. S. (1881). History of Montgomery County, Together with Historic Notes on the Wabash Valley. H. H. Hill and N. Iddings. p. 521. 
  3. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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