Burton Township, Adams County, Illinois

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Burton Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°53′20″N 91°12′18″W / 39.88889°N 91.20500°W / 39.88889; -91.20500Coordinates: 39°53′20″N 91°12′18″W / 39.88889°N 91.20500°W / 39.88889; -91.20500
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Area
 • Total 38.03 sq mi (98.5 km2)
 • Land 38.01 sq mi (98.4 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Elevation 712 ft (217 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 909
 • Density 23.9/sq mi (9.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 0428741

Burton Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 909 and it contained 370 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.03 square miles (98.5 km2), of which 38.01 square miles (98.4 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains five cemeteries: Burton, Independence, Kimmons, Newton and Tandy.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Liberty Community Unit School District 2
  • Payson Community Unit School District 1

Congressional and state legislative 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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