Hendricks Township, Shelby County, Indiana

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Hendricks 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
CountryUnited States
StateIndiana
CountyShelby
Government
 • TypeIndiana township
Area
 • Total36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Land36.37 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Water0.21 sq mi (0.5 km2)
Elevation728 ft (222 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total1,286
 • Density35.4/sq mi (13.7/km2)
FIPS code18-33070[2]
GNIS feature ID453405

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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