Galesburg Township, Knox County, Illinois

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Galesburg Township
Township
Location in Knox County
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
Knox County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°55′19″N 90°23′28″W / 40.92194°N 90.39111°W / 40.92194; -90.39111Coordinates: 40°55′19″N 90°23′28″W / 40.92194°N 90.39111°W / 40.92194; -90.39111
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Knox
Established November 2, 1852
Area
 • Total 21.41 sq mi (55.5 km2)
 • Land 21.39 sq mi (55.4 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.05%
Elevation 774 ft (236 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 366
 • Density 17.1/sq mi (6.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61401
GNIS feature ID 0429035

Galesburg Township is one of twenty-one townships in Knox County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 366 and it contained 181 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 21.41 square miles (55.5 km2), of which 21.39 square miles (55.4 km2) (or 99.91%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[1]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Clay and Saint Josephs.

School districts[edit]

  • Galesburg Community Unit School District 205

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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