Washington Township, Adams County, Indiana

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Washington Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Coordinates: 40°47′26″N 84°56′07″W / 40.79056°N 84.93528°W / 40.79056; -84.93528Coordinates: 40°47′26″N 84°56′07″W / 40.79056°N 84.93528°W / 40.79056; -84.93528
Country United States
State Indiana
County Adams
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 37.52 sq mi (97.2 km2)
 • Land 37.49 sq mi (97.1 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 810 ft (247 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 10,151
 • Density 270.8/sq mi (104.6/km2)
ZIP codes 46733, 46772
GNIS feature ID 0453980

Washington Township is one of twelve townships in Adams County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 10,151.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.52 square miles (97.2 km2), of which 37.49 square miles (97.1 km2) (or 99.92%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains the following cemeteries: Antioch (also known as Beery or River Brethren), County Home (or Farm or Infirmary- no longer exists), Greenwood (also known as Decatur or Maplewood), First City (no longer exists), Little Family, and Roe (no longer exists).

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Gage Airport


  • Stratton Park

School districts[edit]

  • Adams Central Community Schools
  • North Adams Community Schools

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Washington township, Adams County, Indiana". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved May 8, 2013. 
  2. ^ 2002 Census of Governments, Individual State Descriptions (PDF)

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