Cuba Township, Lake County, Illinois
|• Total||24.2 sq mi (62.8 km2)|
|• Land||22.8 sq mi (59.1 km2)|
|• Water||1.4 sq mi (3.7 km2)|
|Elevation||764 ft (233 m)|
|• Density||690/sq mi (270/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0428863|
Cuba Township is a township in Lake County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 16,826. Cuba Township was originally named Troy Township, but was renamed at about the time of the Spanish–American War.
Cuba Township covers an area of 24.2 square miles (62.8 km2); of this, 1.4 square miles (3.7 km2) or 5.91 percent is water. Lakes in this township include Davlins Pond, Grassy Lake, Honey Lake, Lake Barrington, Flint Lake, Lake Sheree and North Tower Lake. The stream of Flint Creek runs through this township.
Cities and towns
- Barrington Hills (northeast edge)
- Barrington (northwest quarter)
- Deer Park (west edge)
- Fox River Grove (east edge)
- Fox River Valley Gardens (southeast quarter)
- Lake Barrington (vast majority)
- North Barrington (west three-quarters)
- Tower Lakes
- Wauconda Township (north)
- Fremont Township (northeast)
- Ela Township (east)
- Palatine Township, Cook County (southeast)
- Barrington Township, Cook County (south)
- Algonquin Township, McHenry County (west)
- Nunda Township, McHenry County (northwest)
The township contains two cemeteries: Saint Paul and White.
Airports and landing strips
- Freier Airport
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Cuba township, Lake County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 18, 2012.