Looking Glass Township, Clinton County, Illinois

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Looking Glass Township
Township
Location in Clinton County
Location in Clinton County
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°30′41″N 89°39′20″W / 38.51139°N 89.65556°W / 38.51139; -89.65556Coordinates: 38°30′41″N 89°39′20″W / 38.51139°N 89.65556°W / 38.51139; -89.65556
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clinton
Established November 4, 1873
Area
 • Total 50.71 sq mi (131.3 km2)
 • Land 50.42 sq mi (130.6 km2)
 • Water 0.29 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.57%
Elevation 430 ft (131 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 6,354
 • Density 126/sq mi (49/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62215, 62245, 62265, 62266, 62293
GNIS feature ID 0429280

Looking Glass Township is one of fifteen townships in Clinton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,354 and it contained 2,439 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 50.71 square miles (131.3 km2), of which 50.42 square miles (130.6 km2) (or 99.43%) is land and 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2) (or 0.57%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Green Mount, Harpstrite, New Baden and Saint Bernard.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Fischers RLA Airport

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Broeckling Lake
  • Cooper Lake
  • Little Cooper Lake
  • Long Lake
  • Muskrat Lake
  • Queens Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Wesclin Community Unit School District 3

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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