Guilford Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Guilford Township
Township
Location in Jo Daviess County
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°24′50″N 90°17′24″W / 42.41389°N 90.29000°W / 42.41389; -90.29000Coordinates: 42°24′50″N 90°17′24″W / 42.41389°N 90.29000°W / 42.41389; -90.29000
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Area
 • Total 37.34 sq mi (96.7 km2)
 • Land 37.15 sq mi (96.2 km2)
 • Water 0.19 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.51%
Elevation 794 ft (242 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,206
 • Density 32.5/sq mi (12.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61028, 61036, 61075
GNIS feature ID 0429091

Guilford Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,206 and it contained 1,972 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.34 square miles (96.7 km2), of which 37.15 square miles (96.2 km2) (or 99.49%) is land and 0.19 square miles (0.49 km2) (or 0.51%) is water.[1]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Singers Catholic Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

  • The Galena Territory

School districts[edit]

  • River Ridge Community Unit School District 210
  • Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211

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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