Casey Township, Clark County, Illinois

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Casey Township
Township
Location in Clark County
Location in Clark County
Clark County's location in Illinois
Clark County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°18′18″N 87°57′33″W / 39.30500°N 87.95917°W / 39.30500; -87.95917Coordinates: 39°18′18″N 87°57′33″W / 39.30500°N 87.95917°W / 39.30500; -87.95917
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clark
Established November 7, 1854
Area
 • Total 36.36 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Land 36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Water 0.14 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.39%
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,958
 • Density 109.3/sq mi (42.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62420, 62442
GNIS feature ID 0428772

Casey Township is one of fifteen townships in Clark County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,958 and it contained 1,857 housing units.[1] Casey Township changed its name from Cumberland in September 1876.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.36 square miles (94.2 km2), of which 36.22 square miles (93.8 km2) (or 99.61%) is land and 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2) (or 0.39%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Blackburn, Casey City, Connelly, Cumberland Baptist and Washington.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Casey Municipal Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Casey-Westfield Community Unit School District 4c
  • Martinsville Community Unit School District 3c

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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