Douglas Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

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Douglas Township
Township
Location in Iroquois County
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°46′14″N 88°00′15″W / 40.77056°N 88.00417°W / 40.77056; -88.00417Coordinates: 40°46′14″N 88°00′15″W / 40.77056°N 88.00417°W / 40.77056; -88.00417
Country United States
State Illinois
County Iroquois
Established May, 1858
Area
 • Total 44.72 sq mi (115.8 km2)
 • Land 44.65 sq mi (115.6 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.16%
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,104
 • Density 47.1/sq mi (18.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60930, 60938, 60955, 60959, 60970
GNIS feature ID 0428907

Douglas Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,104 and it contained 923 housing units.[1] Douglas Township was formed from a portion of Onarga Township in May 1858.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 44.72 square miles (115.8 km2), of which 44.65 square miles (115.6 km2) (or 99.84%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.16%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Wenger Cemetery and St. Mary's Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Kuiper Landing Strip

School districts[edit]

  • Crescent Iroquois Community Unit School District 249
  • Iroquois West Community Unit School District 10
  • Tri Point Community Unit School District 6-J

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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