Durham Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Durham Township
Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°35′42″N 91°04′25″W / 40.59500°N 91.07361°W / 40.59500; -91.07361Coordinates: 40°35′42″N 91°04′25″W / 40.59500°N 91.07361°W / 40.59500; -91.07361
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.93 sq mi (95.6 km2)
 • Land 36.91 sq mi (95.6 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)  0.08%
Elevation 650 ft (198 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 278
 • Density 7.5/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61450, 62318, 62330
GNIS feature ID 0428922

Durham Township is one of twenty-five townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 278 and it contained 129 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.93 square miles (95.6 km2), of which 36.91 square miles (95.6 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.078 km2) (or 0.08%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Byler, Durham, Gittings, Gittings Mound and Vandruff.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Douglas Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Nauvoo-Colusa Community Unit School District 325
  • Illini West (Carthage, LaHarpe, and Dallas City)

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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