Augusta Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Augusta Township
Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°13′58″N 90°58′18″W / 40.23278°N 90.97167°W / 40.23278; -90.97167Coordinates: 40°13′58″N 90°58′18″W / 40.23278°N 90.97167°W / 40.23278; -90.97167
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 37.94 sq mi (98.3 km2)
 • Land 37.89 sq mi (98.1 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.13%
Elevation 673 ft (205 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 795
 • Density 21/sq mi (8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62311, 62316, 62367
GNIS feature ID 0428620

Augusta Township is one of twenty-five townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 795 and it contained 385 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.94 square miles (98.3 km2), of which 37.89 square miles (98.1 km2) (or 99.87%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.13%) is water.[1]

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 four cemeteries: Old Augusta, Pulaski, Trimble and Woodland City.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Augusta Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • Community Park
  • Fairground

School districts[edit]

  • Southeastern Community Unit School District 337

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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