Monticello Township, Piatt County, Illinois
|Established||November 8, 1859|
|• Total||48.11 sq mi (124.6 km2)|
|• Land||48.05 sq mi (124.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2) 0.12%|
|Elevation||712 ft (217 m)|
|• Density||122.9/sq mi (47.5/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0429390|
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 48.11 square miles (124.6 km2), of which 48.05 square miles (124.4 km2) (or 99.88%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.12%) is water. The streams of Camp Creek and Goose Creek run through this township.
Cities and towns
- Monticello (large majority)
- Sangamon Township (north)
- Scott Township, Champaign County (northeast)
- Colfax Township, Champaign County (east)
- Sadorus Township, Champaign County (southeast)
- Bement Township (south)
- Willow Branch Township (west)
- Goose Creek Township (northwest)
The township contains four cemeteries: Haneline, Monticello, Monticello and Woolington.
Airports and landing strips
- Piatt County Airport
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.