Washington Township

LOCATION

Marion County is divided into 9 approximately equal segments. Washington Township is in the center of the northern-most part of the county.

POPULATION (figures based on 2000 Census)

Township: 132,927
County: 860,454 – Marion County

UTILITIES

Electric: Indianapolis Power & Light – 317-261-8261
Gas: Citizens Gas & Coke Utility – 317-924-3311
Water: Indianapolis Water – 317-631-1431
Telephone: AT&T – 800-742-8771

PUBLIC SERVICES

Police: Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department – in the half of the city closest to the center – 317-327-3811
Police: Indiana State Police – 800-225-8576
Fire Department: Washington Township Fire Department
Post Office: United States Post Office – Nora Post Office – 800-275-8777
Library: Marion County Public Library – serviced by 3 branches – 317-269-1700

MEDICAL

Indianapolis: Indiana University Hospital – 550 University Blvd – 317-274-5000
Indianapolis: St. Vincent Hospital – 2001 W. 86th St. – 317-338-2121 (E)
Indianapolis: St. Vincent Women’s Hospital -Indianapolis – 8111 Township Line Rd. – 317-415-8111
Indianapolis: Community Hospitals
Indianapolis: Methodist Hospital – 1701 N. Senate Blvd. – 317-962-2000
Indianapolis: Riley Hospital for Children – 702 Barnhill Dr. – 317-274-7810
Carmel: Clarian North Medical Center – 11700 N. Meridian St. – 317-688-2000

NEWSPAPERS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis Star – 317-444-4000
Indianapolis: Indianapolis Business Journal – 317-634-6200

AIRPORTS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis International Airport – Call specific airlines

SCHOOLS (Various private and parochial schools also serve this area)

Websites: Department of Education – 317-272-2920
Websites: www.msdwt.k12.in.us – 317-272-2920
Websites: www.ips.k12.in.us – 317-226-4000

M.S.D. of Washington Township
Elementary: Allisonville Elementary – 4900 E. 79th St. – 317-845-9441
Elementary: Crooked Creek Elementary – 2150 Kessler Blvd. – 317-259-5478
Elementary: Fox Hill Elementary – 802 Fox Hill Dr. – 317-259-5371
Elementary: Greenbriar Elementary – 8201 N. Ditch Rd. – 317-259-5445
Elementary: Harcourt Elementary – 7535 Harcourt Rd. – 317-259-5458
Elementary: John Strange Elementary – 3660 E. 62nd St. – 317-259-5465
Elementary: Nora Elementary – 1000 E. 91st St. – 317-844-5436
Elementary: Spring Mill Elementary – 8250 Spring Mill Rd. – 317-259-5462
Middle School: Eastwood Middle School – 4401 E. 62nd St. – 317-259-5401
Middle School: Northview Middle School – 8401 Westfield Blvd. – 317-259-5421
Middle School: Westlane Middle School – 1301 W. 73rd Street – 317-259-5412
High School: North Central High School – 1801 E. 86th St. – 317-259-5301
Other: Wyandotte School – 3575 E. 79th St. – 317-576-6960
Other: J. Everett Light Career Center – 1901 E. 86th St. – 317-259-5265

Elementary: Edgar H. Evans Elementary – 3202 East 42nd St. – 317-226-4211
Elementary: James Whitcomb Riley Elementary – 150 W. 40th. St. – 317-226-4243
Elementary: Eliza A. Blaker Elementary – 1349 E. 54th St. – 317-226-4255
Elementary: Mary E. Nicholson Elementary – 510 E. 46th St. – 317-226-4270
Elementary: Floro Torrence Elementary – 5050 E. 42nd St. – 317-226-4283
Elementary & Junior High: Rousseau McClellan – 5111 Evanston Ave. – 317-226-4291
Junior High: Merle Sidener Junior High – 2424 Kessler Blvd. E. Dr. – 317-226-4259
High School: Broad Ripple High School – 1115 Broadripple Ave. – 317-693-5700

RECREATION

There are numerous parks, tennis courts, swimming pools, golf courses and private clubs in or near the area. There are several shopping malls and restaurants in the immediate area. Washington Township is especially known for its miles of tree-lined streets in its fine and well-established residential neighborhoods. A walk through the neighborhood is like a walk in the park!