Buck Township, Edgar County, Illinois

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Buck Township
Township
Location in Edgar County
Location in Edgar County
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°38′29″N 87°49′36″W / 39.64139°N 87.82667°W / 39.64139; -87.82667Coordinates: 39°38′29″N 87°49′36″W / 39.64139°N 87.82667°W / 39.64139; -87.82667
Country United States
State Illinois
County Edgar
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 34.29 sq mi (88.8 km2)
 • Land 34.29 sq mi (88.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 307
 • Density 9/sq mi (3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61917, 61933, 61944, 61949
GNIS feature ID 0428726

Buck Township is one of fifteen townships in Edgar County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 307 and it contained 145 housing units.[1] Buck Township was originally named Pilot Grove Township, but the name was changed on May 9, 1857.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.29 square miles (88.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Mays

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Kansas Community Unit School District 3
  • Paris Community Unit School District 4
  • Shiloh Community Unit School District 1

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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