Addison Township, DuPage County, Illinois

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Addison Township
Township
Location in DuPage County
Location in DuPage County
DuPage County's location in Illinois
DuPage County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°56′51″N 87°58′49″W / 41.94750°N 87.98028°W / 41.94750; -87.98028Coordinates: 41°56′51″N 87°58′49″W / 41.94750°N 87.98028°W / 41.94750; -87.98028
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DuPage
Settled November 6, 1849
Government
 • Supervisor Kathryn J. Cermak
Area
 • Total 32.42 sq mi (84.0 km2)
 • Land 31.74 sq mi (82.2 km2)
 • Water 0.68 sq mi (1.8 km2)  2.10%
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 88,612
 • Density 2,792.2/sq mi (1,078.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60007, 60101, 60106, 60126, 60143, 60148, 60181, 60191
GNIS feature ID 0428571
Website www.addisontownship.com

Addison Township is one of nine townships in DuPage County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 88,612 and it contained 31,820 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 32.42 square miles (84.0 km2), of which 31.74 square miles (82.2 km2) (or 97.90%) is land and 0.68 square miles (1.8 km2) (or 2.10%) is water.[1] It has the smallest land area of all DuPage Country townships.

The township has recently undergone many changes including a complete renovation of its west end connected to Lake St. Many new stores and services were opened.[citation needed]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these eight cemeteries: Arlington, Churchville, Elm Lawn, Fredens, Mount Emblem, Pet Haven, Saint Pauls Addison and Zion.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

  • Cricket Creek Forest Preserve of Dupage County
  • Fullerton Park Forest Preserve of Dupage County
  • Maple Meadows Forest Preserve
  • Oak Meadows Golf Course Forest Preserve
  • Oak Meadows Golf Course Forest Preserve
  • Songbird Slough Forest Preserve
  • Wood Dale Grove Forest Preserve

School districts[edit]

  • Elmhurst School District 205

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 

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