Homer Township, Will County, Illinois

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Homer Township
Location in Will County
Location in Will County
Country United States
State Illinois
County Will
Established November 6, 1836
 • Total 36.1 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Land 36.06 sq mi (93.4 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.14%
Population (2010)
 • Total 39,059
 • Density 1,083.3/sq mi (418.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Homer Township is located in Will County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 39,059 and it contained 13,418 housing units.[1] In 2001, the village of Homer Glen was incorporated within area that is Homer Township. This region was formerly an unincorporated census-designated place known as Goodings Grove, Illinois. It also had an unincorporated town of Hadley within its borders and a proposed railway, the Chicago, Joliet and Peoria Rwy.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.1 square miles (93 km2), of which 36.06 square miles (93.4 km2) (or 99.89%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.14%) is water.[1]


  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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Coordinates: 41°36′23″N 87°57′51″W / 41.60639°N 87.96417°W / 41.60639; -87.96417