Crittenden Township, Champaign County, Illinois

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Crittenden Township
Township
Location in Champaign County
Location in Champaign County
Champaign County's location in Illinois
Champaign County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°55′33″N 88°11′14″W / 39.92583°N 88.18722°W / 39.92583; -88.18722Coordinates: 39°55′33″N 88°11′14″W / 39.92583°N 88.18722°W / 39.92583; -88.18722
Country United States
State Illinois
County Champaign
Area
 • Total 36.5 sq mi (95 km2)
 • Land 36.45 sq mi (94.4 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.14%
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 325
 • Density 8.9/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 0428856

Crittenden Township is a township in Champaign County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 325 and it contained 127 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Crittenden Township formed from part of Philo Township on an unknown date.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.5 square miles (95 km2), of which 36.45 square miles (94.4 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.14%) is water.[1] The streams of Black Slough and East Branch Embarras River run through this township.

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Immaculate Conception, Jessee, Kemp and Saint Marys.

Major highways[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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