Liberty Township, Adams County, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Liberty Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°53′13″N 91°05′33″W / 39.88694°N 91.09250°W / 39.88694; -91.09250Coordinates: 39°53′13″N 91°05′33″W / 39.88694°N 91.09250°W / 39.88694; -91.09250
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 36.91 sq mi (95.6 km2)
 • Land 36.89 sq mi (95.5 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Elevation 719 ft (219 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,360
 • Density 36.9/sq mi (14.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62320, 62324, 62347
GNIS feature ID 0429253

Liberty Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,360 and it contained 549 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.91 square miles (95.6 km2), of which 36.89 square miles (95.5 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[1]



The township contains sixteen cemeteries: Broady Family, Clark Family, Coats, Drescher Family, Elmwood Family, Grubb Family, Hughes Family, Liberty Old, Lierly, Nation, Pearce, Pleasant View, Saint Brigids, Walker, Williams Family and Zander.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Liberty Community Unit School District 2

Political districts[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. 

External links[edit]