Northfield Township, Cook County, Illinois

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Northfield Township
Township
Location in Cook County
Location in Cook County
Cook County's location in Illinois
Cook County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°06′26″N 87°49′56″W / 42.10722°N 87.83222°W / 42.10722; -87.83222Coordinates: 42°06′26″N 87°49′56″W / 42.10722°N 87.83222°W / 42.10722; -87.83222
Country United States
State Illinois
County Cook
Established April 2, 1850
Government
 • Supervisor Jill A. Brickman
Area
 • Total 34.64 sq mi (89.72 km2)
 • Land 34.30 sq mi (88.84 km2)
 • Water 0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)  0.99%
Elevation 650 ft (198 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 85,102
 • Density 2,481/sq mi (957.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60015, 60016, 60022, 60025, 60026, 60056, 60062, 60070, 60090, 60091, 60093
GNIS feature ID 0429457
Website www.twp.northfield.il.us

Northfield Township is one of thirty townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 85,102.[1] The township office is located in the Passport Plaza Building in Glenview.[2] The township was established on April 2, 1850.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Northfield Township covers an area of 34.64 square miles (89.7 km2); of this, 34.3 square miles (89 km2) (99.02 percent) is land and 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2) (0.99 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: North Northfield, Northfield Union, Oak Wood, Sacred Heart, Saint Johns, Saint Marys and Sunset Memorial Lawns.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Evanston/Glenbrook Heliport
  • Plaza Heliport

Lakes[edit]

  • E J Beck Lake

Economy[edit]

Allstate has its headquarters in Northfield Township.[4][5]

Political districts[edit]

  • Illinois's 10th congressional district
  • State House District 15
  • State House District 17
  • State House District 57
  • State House District 58
  • State House District 59
  • State Senate District 08
  • State Senate District 09
  • State Senate District 29
  • State Senate District 30

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Northfield township, Cook County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 21, 2013. 
  2. ^ "Contact Us." Northfield Township. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.
  3. ^ "About Northfield Township". Northfield Township. Retrieved 2007-03-13. 
  4. ^ "Contact Us." Allstate. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.
  5. ^ "Northbrook village, Illinois." U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.

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