Chatsworth Township, Livingston County, Illinois

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Chatsworth Township
Township
Location in Livingston County
Location in Livingston County
Livingston County's location in Illinois
Livingston County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Livingston
Established November 3, 1857
Area
 • Total 36.03 sq mi (93.3 km2)
 • Land 36 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,366
 • Density 37.9/sq mi (14.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Chatsworth Township is located in Livingston County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,366 and it contained 639 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Chatsworth Township changed its name from Olivers Grove Township on October 11, 1859.[citation needed]

Chatsworth Township was named after the Chatsworth House, the country home of the Duke of Devonshire, England.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.03 square miles (93.3 km2), of which 36 square miles (93 km2) (or 99.92%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) 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. 
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 77. 

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Coordinates: 40°43′29″N 88°17′33″W / 40.72472°N 88.29250°W / 40.72472; -88.29250