Ophir Township, LaSalle County, Illinois

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Ophir Township
Township
Location in LaSalle County
Location in LaSalle County
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County LaSalle
Established May, 1850
Area
 • Total 33.97 sq mi (88.0 km2)
 • Land 33.95 sq mi (87.9 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Population (2010)
 • Total 508
 • Density 15/sq mi (6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Ophir Township is located in LaSalle County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 508 and it contained 201 housing units.[1] Ophir Township was originally named Fremont Township, but was renamed in May, 1850.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.97 square miles (88.0 km2), of which 33.95 square miles (87.9 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) 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: 41°30′08″N 88°59′49″W / 41.50222°N 88.99694°W / 41.50222; -88.99694