Beaver Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

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Beaver Township
Township
Location in Iroquois County
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°54′00″N 87°35′19″W / 40.90000°N 87.58861°W / 40.90000; -87.58861Coordinates: 40°54′00″N 87°35′19″W / 40.90000°N 87.58861°W / 40.90000; -87.58861
Country United States
State Illinois
County Iroquois
Established November 6, 1855
Area
 • Total 33.66 sq mi (87.2 km2)
 • Land 33.65 sq mi (87.2 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 673 ft (205 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 527
 • Density 15.7/sq mi (6.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60912, 60931, 60970
GNIS feature ID 0428647

Beaver Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 527 and it contained 229 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.66 square miles (87.2 km2), of which 33.65 square miles (87.2 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) 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 two cemeteries: Beaver and J H Grant Memorial.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Loy Airport
  • Russell Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Donovan Community Unit School District 3

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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