Lincoln Township, Hendricks County, Indiana
Location in Hendricks County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||23.91 sq mi (61.94 km2)|
|• Land||23.82 sq mi (61.7 km2)|
|• Water||0.09 sq mi (0.24 km2) 0.39%|
|Elevation||879 ft (268 m)|
|• Density||1,203.4/sq mi (464.6/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453570|
Lincoln Township was organized in 1863.
Lincoln Township covers an area of 23.91 square miles (61.9 km2); of this, 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) or 0.39 percent is water. The streams of Bullard Creek, Hughes Branch and West Fork White Lick Creek run through this township.
Cities and towns
- Brownsburg (southeast three-quarters)
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
- Brown Township (north)
- Pike Township, Marion County (east)
- Wayne Township, Marion County (southeast)
- Washington Township (south)
- Middle Township (northwest)
The township contains twelve cemeteries: Bell, Brown, Brownsburg, Greenlawn, Hoadley, Lingeman, McDaniels, Prebster, Saint Malachy East, Turpin, Walker and Ward (historical).
Airports and landing strips
- Brownsburg Airport
- "Lincoln Township, Hendricks County, Indiana". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-24.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- United States Census Bureau American FactFinder
- Hadley, John Vestal (1914). History of Hendricks County, Indiana: Her People, Industries and Institutions. B.F. Bowen. p. 88.