The McCormack-Bowman House, a historic site in the township's northeastern corner
Location in Hendricks County
|• Type||Indiana township|
|• Total||26.48 sq mi (68.57 km2)|
|• Land||26.43 sq mi (68.47 km2)|
|• Water||0.04 sq mi (0.11 km2) 0.16%|
|Elevation||787 ft (240 m)|
|• Density||49.1/sq mi (18.9/km2)|
|GNIS feature ID||0453304|
Franklin Township is one of twelve townships in Hendricks County, Indiana, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,297.
McCormack-Bowman House was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1995.
Franklin Township covers an area of 26.48 square miles (68.6 km2); of this, 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) or 0.16 percent is water. The streams of Crittenden Creek and East Fork Mill Creek run through this township.
The township contains five cemeteries: Hebron Presbyterian, Pleasant Hill, Snoddy Family, Stilesville and Walnut Grove.