Burgess Township, Bond County, Illinois

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Burgess Township
Township
Location in Bond County
Location in Bond County
Bond County's location in Illinois
Bond County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°46′42″N 89°32′37″W / 38.77833°N 89.54361°W / 38.77833; -89.54361Coordinates: 38°46′42″N 89°32′37″W / 38.77833°N 89.54361°W / 38.77833; -89.54361
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bond
Settlement November 6, 1888
Area
 • Total 37.31 sq mi (96.6 km2)
 • Land 37.2 sq mi (96 km2)
 • Water 0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.29%
Elevation 522 ft (159 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,439
 • Density 65.6/sq mi (25.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62246, 62249, 62273, 62275
GNIS feature ID 0428736

Burgess Township is one of nine townships in Bond County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,439 and it contained 1,015 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.31 square miles (96.6 km2), of which 37.2 square miles (96 km2) (or 99.71%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.29%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains three cemeteries: Burgess, Hug and Saint Nicholas.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Tomahawk Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Bond County Community Unit School District 2
  • Highland Community Unit School District 5

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 2013-05-10. 

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