Richland Township is one of nine townships in Whitley County, Indiana, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,732.
Richland Township covers an area of 37.17 square miles (96.26 square kilometers); of this, 0.15 square miles (0.39 square kilometers) or 0.41 percent is water. Lakes in this township include Black Lake, Compton Lake, Ice House Lake, Larwill Lake, Little Wilson Lake, Menzie Lake, Souder Lake and Wilson Lake. The streams of Betzner Branch, Ford Branch, Jones Branch, Kaler Branch and King Branch run through this township.
Cities and towns
The township contains two cemeteries: Lakeview and Richland Center.