Belvidere Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Belvidere Township
Township
Location in Boone County
Location in Boone County
Boone County's location in Illinois
Boone County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°17′01″N 88°53′25″W / 42.28361°N 88.89028°W / 42.28361; -88.89028Coordinates: 42°17′01″N 88°53′25″W / 42.28361°N 88.89028°W / 42.28361; -88.89028
Country United States
State Illinois
County Boone
Settlement November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.54 sq mi (94.6 km2)
 • Land 36.09 sq mi (93.5 km2)
 • Water 0.45 sq mi (1.2 km2)  1.23%
Elevation 814 ft (248 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 30,109
 • Density 834.2/sq mi (322.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61008, 61011, 61016, 61065, 61107, 61111, 61114
GNIS feature ID 0428656

Belvidere Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 30,109 and it contained 11,272 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.54 square miles (94.6 km2), of which 36.09 square miles (93.5 km2) (or 98.77%) is land and 0.45 square miles (1.2 km2) (or 1.23%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Belvidere, Highland Garden of Memories, Orth and Saint James Catholic.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Belvidere Assembly Plant Heliport
  • Belvidere Limited Airport

Rivers[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

  • Belvidere Landing Strp

School districts[edit]

  • Belvidere Consolidated Unit School District 100
  • North Boone Community Unit School District 200

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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