Bonus Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Bonus 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′03″N 88°46′25″W / 42.28417°N 88.77361°W / 42.28417; -88.77361Coordinates: 42°17′03″N 88°46′25″W / 42.28417°N 88.77361°W / 42.28417; -88.77361
Country United States
State Illinois
County Boone
Settlement November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 35.81 sq mi (92.7 km2)
 • Land 35.52 sq mi (92.0 km2)
 • Water 0.29 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.81%
Elevation 797 ft (243 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,340
 • Density 122.2/sq mi (47.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60152, 61008, 61038, 61065
GNIS feature ID 0427934

Bonus Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,340 and it contained 1,485 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.81 square miles (92.7 km2), of which 35.52 square miles (92.0 km2) (or 99.19%) is land and 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2) (or 0.81%) 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: Andrus, East Bonus, Garden Prairie and Lawrenceville.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Bob Walberg Field
  • Green Giant-Dillon Farm Heliport

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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