Kaskaskia Township, Fayette County, Illinois

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Kaskaskia Township
Township
Location in Fayette County
Location in Fayette County
Fayette County's location in Illinois
Fayette County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°51′57″N 89°05′13″W / 38.86583°N 89.08694°W / 38.86583; -89.08694Coordinates: 38°51′57″N 89°05′13″W / 38.86583°N 89.08694°W / 38.86583; -89.08694
Country United States
State Illinois
County Fayette
Established November 9, 1859
Area
 • Total 34.34 sq mi (88.9 km2)
 • Land 34.3 sq mi (89 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.12%
Elevation 515 ft (157 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 650
 • Density 19/sq mi (7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62471, 62885, 62892
GNIS feature ID 0429197

Kaskaskia Township is one of twenty townships in Fayette County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 650 and it contained 289 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.34 square miles (88.9 km2), of which 34.3 square miles (89 km2) (or 99.88%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.12%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Britton, Farmer, Heckethorn, Lee and McConnell.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Patoka Community Unit School District 100
  • Vandalia Community Unit School District 203

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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