Chester Township, Logan County, Illinois

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Chester Township
Township
Location in Logan County
Location in Logan County
Logan County's location in Illinois
Logan County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Logan
Established November 7, 1865
Area
 • Total 38.31 sq mi (99.2 km2)
 • Land 38.29 sq mi (99.2 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Population (2010)
 • Total 669
 • Density 17.5/sq mi (6.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Chester Township is located in Logan County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 669 and it contained 298 housing units.[1] Chester Township changed its name from Madison Township sometime prior to 1921.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.31 square miles (99.2 km2), of which 38.29 square miles (99.2 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) 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: 40°05′34″N 89°18′47″W / 40.09278°N 89.31306°W / 40.09278; -89.31306