Irishtown Township, Clinton County, Illinois

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Irishtown Township
Township
Location in Clinton County
Location in Clinton County
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°41′24″N 89°18′37″W / 38.69000°N 89.31028°W / 38.69000; -89.31028Coordinates: 38°41′24″N 89°18′37″W / 38.69000°N 89.31028°W / 38.69000; -89.31028
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clinton
Established November 4, 1873
Area
 • Total 37.13 sq mi (96.2 km2)
 • Land 24.94 sq mi (64.6 km2)
 • Water 12.19 sq mi (31.6 km2)  32.83%
Elevation 472 ft (144 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,167
 • Density 46.8/sq mi (18.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62231, 62246, 62253, 62283
GNIS feature ID 0429171

Irishtown Township is one of fifteen townships in Clinton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,167 and it contained 832 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.13 square miles (96.2 km2), of which 24.94 square miles (64.6 km2) (or 67.17%) is land and 12.19 square miles (31.6 km2) (or 32.83%) is water.[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 three cemeteries: Gillespie, Keyesport and McNeill.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Carrillon Airport

Landmarks[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Carlyle Community Unit School District 1

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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