Manchester Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Manchester Township
Township
Location in Boone County
Location in Boone County
Boone County's location in Illinois
Boone County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°27′36″N 88°52′58″W / 42.46000°N 88.88278°W / 42.46000; -88.88278Coordinates: 42°27′36″N 88°52′58″W / 42.46000°N 88.88278°W / 42.46000; -88.88278
Country United States
State Illinois
County Boone
Settlement November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 33.53 sq mi (86.8 km2)
 • Land 33.51 sq mi (86.8 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 922 ft (281 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 895
 • Density 26.7/sq mi (10.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61011, 61065, 61073, 61080
GNIS feature ID 0429315

Manchester Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 895 and it contained 389 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.53 square miles (86.8 km2), of which 33.51 square miles (86.8 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bamblett, Forest Hill, Livingston and Oak Hill.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Compass Rose Airport (Carner RLA N42.27.0 W088.54.5)
  • McCurdy Strip
  • Nemec Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Belvidere Consolidated Unit School District 100
  • North Boone Community Unit School District 200

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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