Washington Township, Clay County, Indiana

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Washington Township
Location of Washington Township in Clay County
Location of Washington Township in Clay County
Coordinates: 39°23′09″N 86°59′42″W / 39.38583°N 86.99500°W / 39.38583; -86.99500Coordinates: 39°23′09″N 86°59′42″W / 39.38583°N 86.99500°W / 39.38583; -86.99500
Country United States
State Indiana
County Clay
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 36.73 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Land 36.73 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 666 ft (203 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 780
 • Density 21.2/sq mi (8.2/km2)
FIPS code 18-80468[2]
GNIS feature ID 453988

Washington Township is one of eleven townships in Clay County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 780 and it contained 335 housing units.[3]


Indiana State Highway Bridge 46-11-1316 was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.73 square miles (95.1 km2), all land.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Major highways[edit]


The township contains six cemeteries: Fairview, Funk, Killion, Sixmile, Snoddy and Zenor.


  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. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 

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