Lemont Township, Cook County, Illinois

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Lemont Township
Township
Location in Cook County
Location in Cook County
Cook County's location in Illinois
Cook County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°39′52″N 87°57′49″W / 41.66444°N 87.96361°W / 41.66444; -87.96361Coordinates: 41°39′52″N 87°57′49″W / 41.66444°N 87.96361°W / 41.66444; -87.96361
Country United States
State Illinois
County Cook
Area
 • Total 21.07 sq mi (54.57 km2)
 • Land 20.40 sq mi (52.83 km2)
 • Water 0.67 sq mi (1.74 km2)  3.19%
Elevation 732 ft (223 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 21,113
 • Density 1,002/sq mi (386.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60439, 60464, 60480
GNIS feature ID 0429244
Website www.lemonttownship.org

Lemont Township is one of thirty townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 21,113.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Lemont Township covers an area of 21.07 square miles (54.6 km2); of this, 20.4 square miles (53 km2) (96.81 percent) is land and 0.67 square miles (1.7 km2) (3.19 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bethany Lutheran, Danish, Mount Vernon Memorial Park and Saint Matthew Evangelical Lutheran.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Lemont Fire Department Heliport
  • Lemont Industrial Park Airport

(Closed and demolished for residential subdivision)

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Goose Lake

Landmarks[edit]

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Lemont township, Cook County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 21, 2013. 

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