White River Township, Johnson County, Indiana

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
White River Township
Nickname(s): Center Grove, Smith Valley
Map highlighting White River Township, Johnson County, Indiana.svg
Coordinates: 39°34′40″N 86°11′35″W / 39.57778°N 86.19306°W / 39.57778; -86.19306Coordinates: 39°34′40″N 86°11′35″W / 39.57778°N 86.19306°W / 39.57778; -86.19306
CountryUnited States
 • TypeIndiana township
 • Total47.4 sq mi (123 km2)
 • Land47.08 sq mi (121.9 km2)
 • Water0.31 sq mi (0.8 km2)
Elevation[1]725 ft (221 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total42,100
 • Density894.2/sq mi (345.3/km2)
Time zoneEastern
Area code(s)317
FIPS code18-83924[2]
GNIS feature ID454055

White River Township is one of nine townships in Johnson County, Indiana. As of the 2010 census, its population was 42,100 and it contained 16,122 housing units.[3]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 47.4 square miles (123 km2), of which 47.08 square miles (121.9 km2) (or 99.32%) is land and 0.31 square miles (0.80 km2) (or 0.65%) is water.[3]


Education is provided by Center Grove, Maple Grove, North Grove, Pleasant Grove, and Sugar Grove Elementary Schools, Middle School Central and Middle School North, and Center Grove High School. Saints Francis & Clare also provides a Catholic education for children in grades preschool through 8th grade.


  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.

External links[edit]