Wayne Township, Tippecanoe County, Indiana

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Wayne Township
Location in Tippecanoe County
Location in Tippecanoe County
Coordinates: 40°21′15″N 87°02′27″W / 40.35417°N 87.04083°W / 40.35417; -87.04083Coordinates: 40°21′15″N 87°02′27″W / 40.35417°N 87.04083°W / 40.35417; -87.04083
Country United States
State Indiana
County Tippecanoe
 • Type Indiana township
 • Total 34.63 sq mi (89.7 km2)
 • Land 34.28 sq mi (88.8 km2)
 • Water 0.35 sq mi (0.9 km2)  1.01%
Elevation[1] 617 ft (188 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,580
 • Density 46.1/sq mi (17.8/km2)
Time zone Eastern (EST) (UTC-5)
 • Summer (DST) EDT (UTC-4)
ZIP codes 47906, 47909, 47918, 47992
Area code(s) 765
GNIS feature ID 454041

Wayne Township is one of thirteen townships in Tippecanoe County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,580 and it contained 623 housing units.[2]


The Wabash River forms the township's northern border. Photo looks toward the extinct communities of Ouiatenon and Granville.

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.63 square miles (89.7 km2), of which 34.28 square miles (88.8 km2) (or 98.99%) is land and 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2) (or 1.01%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these three cemeteries: Granville, Marks and Sherry.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Tippecanoe School Corporation

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