Grandview Township, Edgar County, Illinois

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Grandview Township
Township
Location in Edgar County
Location in Edgar County
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°32′00″N 87°50′00″W / 39.53333°N 87.83333°W / 39.53333; -87.83333Coordinates: 39°32′00″N 87°50′00″W / 39.53333°N 87.83333°W / 39.53333; -87.83333
Country United States
State Illinois
County Edgar
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 45.14 sq mi (116.9 km2)
 • Land 45.08 sq mi (116.8 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.13%
Elevation 738 ft (225 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 590
 • Density 13.1/sq mi (5.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61933, 61944
GNIS feature ID 0422253

Grandview Township is one of fifteen townships in Edgar County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 590 and it contained 260 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 45.14 square miles (116.9 km2), of which 45.08 square miles (116.8 km2) (or 99.87%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.13%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these twelve cemeteries: Augustus, Barr-Johnson, Beatty, Boyer, Cholera, Gill, Grandview, Hinds, Huffman, New Goshen, Rudy and Tate. There is also Baber Family Cemetery, Goshen, Ryan.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Bussart Airport
  • Glatthaar Airport
  • Gough Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Kansas Community Unit School District 3
  • Paris Community Unit School District 4

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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