The John W. McClain House, a historic site in the township
Location in Hendricks County
|o Type||Indiana township|
|o Total||38.68 sq mi (100.18 km2)|
|o Land||38.65 sq mi (100.09 km2)|
|o Water||0.03 sq mi (0.09 km2) 0.09%|
|Elevation||833 ft (254 m)|
|o Density||1,158.2/sq mi (447.2/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0454000|
Washington Township covers an area of 38.68 square miles (100.2 km2); of this, 0.03 square miles (0.078 km2) or 0.09 percent is water. The streams of Abner Creek, Army Branch, Lake Forest Creek and March Creek run through this township.
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains twelve cemeteries: Abner Creek, Barlow, Gossett, McClain, Merritt, Merritt Memorial Gardens, North Lawn, Salem Baptist, Shiloh Baptist, Shiloh Methodist, Smith and White Lick Presbyterian.
Washington Township residents may obtain a free library card from the Avon-Washington Township Public Library in Avon.