Wayne Township

LOCATION

Marion County is divided into 9 approximately equal segments. Wayne Township is in the center of the western-most third of the county. The town of Speedway is located in Wayne Township.

POPULATION (figures based on 2000 Census)

Township: 133,461
County: 860,454 – Marion County

UTILITIES

Electric: Indianapolis Power & Light – 317-261-8261
Gas: Citizens Gas & Coke Utility – 317-924-3311
Water: Indianapolis Water – 317-639-1501
Telephone: AT&T – 800-742-8771

PUBLIC SERVICES

Police: Indianapolis Metropolitan Police Department
Police: Speedway Police Department – 317-244-9543
Police: Indiana State Police – 800-225-8576
Fire: Speedway Fire Department – serves the town of Speedway – 317-244-9543
Fire: Wayne Township Fire Department – 317-247-8501
Fire: Indianapolis Fire Department – 317-327-6041
Post Office: United States Post Office – 800-275-8777
Library: Marion County Public Library – Wayne Branch – 317-275-4530

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

NEWSPAPERS

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

AIRPORTS

Indianapolis: Indianapolis International Airport

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

Websites: Department of Education – 317-272-2920
Websites: www.wayne.k12.in.us – 317-272-2920
Elementary: Bridgeport Elementary – 9305 W. Morris St. – 317-227-1200
Elementary: Chapel Glen Elementary – 701 Lansdowne Rd. – 317-243-5673
Elementary: Chapelwood Elementary – 1129 N Girls School Rd. – 317-241-3507
Elementary: Garden City Elementary – 4901 Rockville Rd. – 317-241-3940
Elementary: Maplewood Elementary – 1643 S. Dunlap Ave. – 317-243-6733
Elementary: McClelland Elementary – 6740 W. Morris St. – 317-241-2569
Elementary: North Wayne Elementary – 6950 W. 34th St. – 317-387-7500
Elementary: Rhoades Elementary – 502 S. Auburn – 317-241-4488
Elementary: Robey Elementary – 8700 W. 30th St. – 317-243-5712
Elementary: Stout Field Elementary – 3820 W. Bradbury Ave. – 317-247-4677
Elementary: Westlake Elementary – 271 N. Sigobee St. – 317-244-9759
Middle School: Chapel Hill 7th & 8th Grade Center – 1155 S. High School Rd – 317-241-9285
Middle School: Lynhurst 7th & 8th Grade Center – 2805 S. Lynhurst Dr. – 317-247-6265
High School: Ben Davis Ninth Grade Center – 1150 N. Girls School Rd. – 317-227-4500
High School: Ben Davis High School – 1200 N. Girls School Rd. – 317-244-7691

RECREATION

There are numerous parks, tennis courts, swimming pools and golf courses located in or near Wayne Township. The famous Indianapolis Motor Speedway, home of the Indianapolis 500 Mile Race, the Brickyard 400, and the United States Grand Prix, covers 539 acres of ground in the town of Speedway.