Canteen Township, St. Clair County, Illinois

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Canteen Township
Township
Location in St. Clair County
Location in St. Clair County
St. Clair County's location in Illinois
St. Clair County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County St. Clair
Established March 5, 1910
Area
 • Total 17.37 sq mi (45.0 km2)
 • Land 16.96 sq mi (43.9 km2)
 • Water 0.41 sq mi (1.1 km2)  2.36%
Population (2010)
 • Total 10,263
 • Density 605.1/sq mi (233.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Canteen Township is located in St. Clair County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 10,263 and it contained 4,027 housing units.[1] Canteen Township was formed from Centreville Station Township when it was subdivided on March 5, 1910.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 17.37 square miles (45.0 km2), of which 16.96 square miles (43.9 km2) (or 97.64%) is land and 0.41 square miles (1.1 km2) (or 2.36%) is water.[1]

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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Coordinates: 38°38′01″N 90°04′42″W / 38.63361°N 90.07833°W / 38.63361; -90.07833