Pilot Grove Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Pilot Grove Township
Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°30′10″N 91°04′46″W / 40.50278°N 91.07944°W / 40.50278; -91.07944Coordinates: 40°30′10″N 91°04′46″W / 40.50278°N 91.07944°W / 40.50278; -91.07944
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 37.05 sq mi (96.0 km2)
 • Land 36.97 sq mi (95.8 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.22%
Elevation 623 ft (190 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 280
 • Density 7.6/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61450, 62318, 62321
GNIS feature ID 0429566

Pilot Grove Township is one of twenty-five townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 280 and it contained 131 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.05 square miles (96.0 km2), of which 36.97 square miles (95.8 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: McKay and Pilot Grove.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Brooks Ranch Airport
  • Lung RLA Airport

Lakes[edit]

  • Linda Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Nauvoo-Colusa Community Unit School District 325

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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