Hendricks Township, Shelby County, Indiana

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Hendricks Township
Township
Map highlighting Hendricks Township, Shelby County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°29′06″N 85°53′38″W / 39.48500°N 85.89389°W / 39.48500; -85.89389Coordinates: 39°29′06″N 85°53′38″W / 39.48500°N 85.89389°W / 39.48500; -85.89389
Country United States
State Indiana
County Shelby
Government
 • Type Indiana township
Area
 • Total 36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Land 36.37 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Water 0.21 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation[1] 728 ft (222 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,286
 • Density 35.4/sq mi (13.7/km2)
FIPS code 18-33070[2]
GNIS feature ID 453405

Hendricks Township is one of fourteen townships in Shelby County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,286 and it contained 517 housing units.[3]

The township bears the name of Governor William Hendricks.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.58 square miles (94.7 km2), of which 36.37 square miles (94.2 km2) (or 99.43%) is land and 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2) (or 0.57%) is water.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ 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. 
  4. ^ Shelby County, Indiana History & Families. Turner Publishing Company. 1992. p. 154. ISBN 978-1-56311-078-8. 

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