Guilford Township, Hendricks County, Indiana

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Guilford Township
Location in Hendricks County
Location in Hendricks County
Coordinates: 39°40′28″N 86°22′56″W / 39.67444°N 86.38222°W / 39.67444; -86.38222Coordinates: 39°40′28″N 86°22′56″W / 39.67444°N 86.38222°W / 39.67444; -86.38222
Country United States
State Indiana
County Hendricks
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 35.93 sq mi (93.06 km2)
 • Land 35.8 sq mi (92.72 km2)
 • Water 0.13 sq mi (0.34 km2)  0.37%
Elevation 725 ft (221 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 27,844
 • Density 777.8/sq mi (300.3/km2)
GNIS feature ID 0453358

Guilford Township is one of twelve townships in Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 27,844.[1]


The Joel Jessup Farm, Noah and Hannah Hadley Kellum House, Kellum-Jessup-Chandler Farm, and Sugar Grove Meetinghouse and Cemetery are listed on the National Register of Historic Places.[2]


Guilford Township covers an area of 35.93 square miles (93.1 km2); of this, 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2) or 0.37 percent is water. The streams of Black Creek, Clarks Creek, Guilford Branch, Hendricks Creek, Leg Creek, Middle Creek, Moore Creek, Penns Run, Rail Run, Rock Creek, Rogers Creek and West Fork Hendricks Creek run through this township.

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

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The township contains seven cemeteries: Fairfield Friends, Indiana Boys School, Lick Branch, Maple Hill, Ramsey, Sugar Grove and White Lick Friends.

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  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
  2. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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