Keene Township, Adams County, Illinois

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Keene Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°09′37″N 91°12′14″W / 40.16028°N 91.20389°W / 40.16028; -91.20389Coordinates: 40°09′37″N 91°12′14″W / 40.16028°N 91.20389°W / 40.16028; -91.20389
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.4 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land 36.27 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Water 0.14 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.38%
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 604
 • Density 16.7/sq mi (6.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62320, 62349, 62351, 62380
GNIS feature ID 0429198

Keene Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 604 and it contained 283 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.4 square miles (94 km2), of which 36.27 square miles (93.9 km2) (or 99.64%) is land and 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2) (or 0.38%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Curless, Loraine New, Loraine Old and Woodville.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Hemming Landing Strip
  • Mealiff Landing Strip

School districts[edit]

  • Community Unit School District 4
  • Southeastern Community Unit School District 337

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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