Clarion Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Clarion Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°32′16″N 89°13′31″W / 41.53778°N 89.22528°W / 41.53778; -89.22528Coordinates: 41°32′16″N 89°13′31″W / 41.53778°N 89.22528°W / 41.53778; -89.22528
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 35.35 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Land 35.35 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 833 ft (254 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 421
 • Density 11.9/sq mi (4.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61330, 61342
GNIS feature ID 0428814

Clarion Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 421 and it contained 162 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.35 square miles (91.6 km2), all land.[1]


Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these five cemeteries: Clarion Lutheran, Erbes, German Evangelical, Hetzler and Hill.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Ivan E Bauer Heliport
  • Keutzer Airport
  • Otterbach Farm Airport

School districts[edit]

  • La Moille Community Unit School District 303
  • Mendota Elementary District 289
  • Mendota High School District 280

Political districts[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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