Hamblen Township, Brown County, Indiana
Location of Hamblen Township in Brown County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||64.92 sq mi (168.1 km2)|
|• Land||63.97 sq mi (165.7 km2)|
|• Water||0.95 sq mi (2.5 km2)|
|Elevation||837 ft (255 m)|
|• Density||67.8/sq mi (26.2/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||453363|
Hamblen Township was named for Jesse Hamblen, a pioneer settler.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 64.92 square miles (168.1 km2), of which 63.97 square miles (165.7 km2) (or 98.54%) is land and 0.95 square miles (2.5 km2) (or 1.46%) is water.
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
- Jackson (west)
- Washington (southwest)
- Camp Atterbury (east)
- Hensley Township, Johnson County (north)
- Nineveh Township, Johnson County (northeast)
The township contains six cemeteries: Anderson, Calvin, Duncan, Mount Moriah, Taylor and Zion Church.
- "Hamblen Township, Brown County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-10.
- Blanchard, Charles (1884). Counties of Morgan, Monroe and Brown, Indiana: Historical and Biographical. F.A. Battey & Company. p. 741.