Hampshire Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Hampshire Township
Township
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°06′29″N 088°31′50″W / 42.10806°N 88.53056°W / 42.10806; -88.53056Coordinates: 42°06′29″N 088°31′50″W / 42.10806°N 88.53056°W / 42.10806; -88.53056
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kane
Area
 • Total 35.96 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Land 35.95 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation [1] 883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,569
 • Density 210.6/sq mi (81.3/km2)
FIPS code 17-32538[2]
GNIS feature ID 0429101

Hampshire Township is located in the northwest corner of Kane County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,569 and it contained 2,926 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.96 square miles (93.1 km2), of which 35.95 square miles (93.1 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[3]

The Village of Hampshire is located in the township.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  3. ^ 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.