Lima Township, Adams County, Illinois

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Lima Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°10′12″N 91°23′33″W / 40.17000°N 91.39250°W / 40.17000; -91.39250Coordinates: 40°10′12″N 91°23′33″W / 40.17000°N 91.39250°W / 40.17000; -91.39250
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 57.82 sq mi (149.8 km2)
 • Land 55.15 sq mi (142.8 km2)
 • Water 2.67 sq mi (6.9 km2)  4.62%
Elevation 607 ft (185 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 534
 • Density 9.7/sq mi (3.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62348, 62349, 62351, 62373, 62376, 62379
GNIS feature ID 0429257

Lima Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 534 and it contained 241 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 57.82 square miles (149.8 km2), of which 55.15 square miles (142.8 km2) (or 95.38%) is land and 2.67 square miles (6.9 km2) (or 4.62%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains four cemeteries: Gallimore, Higgins, Karnes and Lima.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Hagemeister Landing Strip
  • McAllister Landing Strip
  • The Adwell Corporation Airport

Lakes[edit]

  • Martin Lake

Landmarks[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Community Unit School District 4

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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