Washington Township, Rush County, Indiana

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Washington Township
The Hall-Crull Octagonal House, a historic site in the township
The Hall-Crull Octagonal House, a historic site in the township
Map highlighting Washington Township, Rush County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°44′56″N 85°21′10″W / 39.74889°N 85.35278°W / 39.74889; -85.35278Coordinates: 39°44′56″N 85°21′10″W / 39.74889°N 85.35278°W / 39.74889; -85.35278
Country United States
State Indiana
County Rush
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 34.26 sq mi (88.7 km2)
 • Land 34.26 sq mi (88.7 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation[1] 1,014 ft (309 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 475
 • Density 13.9/sq mi (5.4/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
Area code(s) 765
FIPS code 18-81026[2]
GNIS feature ID 454018

Washington Township is one of twelve townships in Rush County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 475 and it contained 201 housing units.[3]


The Hall-Crull Octagonal House was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[4]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.26 square miles (88.7 km2), all land.[3]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


  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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