Lovejoy Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

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Lovejoy Township
Township
Location in Iroquois County
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°32′13″N 87°42′14″W / 40.53694°N 87.70389°W / 40.53694; -87.70389Coordinates: 40°32′13″N 87°42′14″W / 40.53694°N 87.70389°W / 40.53694; -87.70389
Country United States
State Illinois
County Iroquois
Established February 19, 1868
Area
 • Total 34.69 sq mi (89.8 km2)
 • Land 34.69 sq mi (89.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 692 ft (211 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 406
 • Density 11.7/sq mi (4.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60924, 60942, 60953, 60973
GNIS feature ID 0429286

Lovejoy Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 406 and it contained 184 housing units.[1] Lovejoy Township was formed from a portion of Milford Township on February 19, 1868.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.69 square miles (89.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Amity and Floral Hill.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Hoopeston Area Community Unit School District 11

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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