Buckheart Township, Fulton County, Illinois

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Buckheart Township
Township
Location in Fulton County
Location in Fulton County
Fulton County's location in Illinois
Fulton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°29′44″N 90°02′53″W / 40.49556°N 90.04806°W / 40.49556; -90.04806Coordinates: 40°29′44″N 90°02′53″W / 40.49556°N 90.04806°W / 40.49556; -90.04806
Country United States
State Illinois
County Fulton
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 35.73 sq mi (92.5 km2)
 • Land 34.76 sq mi (90.0 km2)
 • Water 0.97 sq mi (2.5 km2)  2.71%
Elevation 623 ft (190 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,484
 • Density 42.7/sq mi (16.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61427, 61519, 61520, 61542
GNIS feature ID 0428728

Buckheart Township is one of twenty-six townships in Fulton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,484 and it contained 709 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.73 square miles (92.5 km2), of which 34.76 square miles (90.0 km2) (or 97.29%) is land and 0.97 square miles (2.5 km2) (or 2.71%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Fisher Lake
  • Frog Lake
  • Long Lake
  • Mason Lake
  • Rose Lake
  • Stevens Lake
  • Swimming Lake
  • Traer Lake
  • Woods Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Community Unit School District 3 Fulton City
  • Lewistown School District 97

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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