Council Hill Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Council Hill Township
Township
Location in Jo Daviess County
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°28′38″N 90°21′03″W / 42.47722°N 90.35083°W / 42.47722; -90.35083Coordinates: 42°28′38″N 90°21′03″W / 42.47722°N 90.35083°W / 42.47722; -90.35083
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Government
 • Supervisor Roger Redington
Area
 • Total 16.4 sq mi (42 km2)
 • Land 16.4 sq mi (42 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 869 ft (265 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 141
 • Density 8.6/sq mi (3.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61036, 61075
GNIS feature ID 0428850

Council Hill Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 141 and it contained 82 housing units.[1] Its name changed from Scales Township on December 6, 1853.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 16.4 square miles (42 km2), all land.[1]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Council Hill and Grant Hill.

School districts[edit]

  • Galena Unit School District 120
  • Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211

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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