Apple River Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Apple River Township
Township
St. John's Wedding Chapel is a church from the 1860s that has been moved to Oak Hill, an unincorporated hamlet in Apple River Township (January, 2008).
St. John's Wedding Chapel is a church from the 1860s that has been moved to Oak Hill, an unincorporated hamlet in Apple River Township (January, 2008).
Location in Jo Daviess County
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°28′44″N 90°08′16″W / 42.47889°N 90.13778°W / 42.47889; -90.13778Coordinates: 42°28′44″N 90°08′16″W / 42.47889°N 90.13778°W / 42.47889; -90.13778
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established September 13, 1858
Government
 • Supervisor James C. Goken
Area
 • Total 18.46 sq mi (47.8 km2)
 • Land 18.46 sq mi (47.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 958 ft (292 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 498
 • Density 27/sq mi (10/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61001, 61075
GNIS feature ID 0428596

Apple River Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 498 and it contained 257 housing units.[1] It was formed from Thompson Township on September 13, 1858.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 18.46 square miles (47.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Saint Joseph Cemetery.

School districts[edit]

  • Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211
  • Warren Community Unit 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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