Henderson Township, Knox County, Illinois

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Henderson Township
Township
Location in Knox County
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
Knox County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°01′16″N 90°23′11″W / 41.02111°N 90.38639°W / 41.02111; -90.38639Coordinates: 41°01′16″N 90°23′11″W / 41.02111°N 90.38639°W / 41.02111; -90.38639
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Knox
Established November 2, 1852
Area
 • Total 33.79 sq mi (87.5 km2)
 • Land 33.79 sq mi (87.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 774 ft (236 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,135
 • Density 33.6/sq mi (13.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61401, 61439, 61467, 61472, 61488
GNIS feature ID 0429126

Henderson Township is one of twenty-one townships in Knox County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,135 and it contained 529 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.79 square miles (87.5 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these nine cemeteries: Fuller, Galesburg Research, Gum, Henderson, Henderson Grove, Junk, Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens, Rice-Blue and Soperville.

School districts[edit]

  • Galesburg Community Unit School District 205
  • Rowva Community Unit School District 208
  • United Community School District 304

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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