Fountain Creek Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

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Fountain Creek Township
Township
Location in Iroquois County
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°32′16″N 87°49′00″W / 40.53778°N 87.81667°W / 40.53778; -87.81667Coordinates: 40°32′16″N 87°49′00″W / 40.53778°N 87.81667°W / 40.53778; -87.81667
Country United States
State Illinois
County Iroquois
Established September 15, 1868
Area
 • Total 36.23 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Land 36.23 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 669 ft (204 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 368
 • Density 10.2/sq mi (3.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60924, 60926, 60942, 60953, 60960
GNIS feature ID 0429018

Fountain Creek Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 368 and it contained 145 housing units.[1] Fountain Creek Township formed from a portion of Ashe Grove Township on September 15, 1868.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.23 square miles (93.8 km2), all land.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Old Apostolic Cemetery.

School districts[edit]

  • Cissna Park Community Unit School District 6
  • Hoopeston Area Community Unit School District 11

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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