McHenry Township, McHenry County, Illinois

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McHenry Township
Township
Location in McHenry County
Location in McHenry County
Country United States
State Illinois
County McHenry
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 48.03 sq mi (124.4 km2)
 • Land 44.74 sq mi (115.9 km2)
 • Water 3.3 sq mi (9 km2)  6.87%
Population (2010)
 • Total 47,653
 • Density 1,065.2/sq mi (411.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

McHenry Township is located in McHenry County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 47,653 and it contained 19,120 housing units.[1] McHenry Township shares the distinction with Nunda Township as being the two largest townships by land area in McHenry County, at 48.3 square miles (125 km2) each.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 48.03 square miles (124.4 km2), of which 44.74 square miles (115.9 km2) (or 93.15%) is land and 3.3 square miles (8.5 km2) (or 6.87%) is water.[1]

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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Coordinates: 42°22′29″N 88°16′38″W / 42.37472°N 88.27722°W / 42.37472; -88.27722