Hanover Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Hanover Township
Township
Scenery at the Wapello Land and Water Reserve
Scenery at the Wapello Land and Water Reserve
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°14′38″N 90°18′05″W / 42.24389°N 90.30139°W / 42.24389; -90.30139Coordinates: 42°14′38″N 90°18′05″W / 42.24389°N 90.30139°W / 42.24389; -90.30139
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Government
 • Supervisor Janice R. Steele
Area
 • Total 56.83 sq mi (147.2 km2)
 • Land 52.1 sq mi (135 km2)
 • Water 4.73 sq mi (12.3 km2)  8.32%
Elevation 876 ft (267 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,201
 • Density 23.1/sq mi (8.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61028, 61041, 61074
GNIS feature ID 0429106

Hanover Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,201 and it contained 689 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 56.83 square miles (147.2 km2), of which 52.1 square miles (135 km2) (or 91.68%) is land and 4.73 square miles (12.3 km2) (or 8.32%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Lost Mound Cemetery.

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Rivers[edit]

Landmarks[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • River Ridge Community Unit School District 210

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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