Pilot Township, Kankakee County, Illinois

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Pilot Township
Township
Location in Kankakee County
Location in Kankakee County
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°03′31″N 88°04′21″W / 41.05861°N 88.07250°W / 41.05861; -88.07250Coordinates: 41°03′31″N 88°04′21″W / 41.05861°N 88.07250°W / 41.05861; -88.07250
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kankakee
Established March 11, 1857
Government
 • Supervisor Timothy Feller
Area
 • Total 49.44 sq mi (128.0 km2)
 • Land 49.44 sq mi (128.0 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,086
 • Density 42.2/sq mi (16.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60901, 60913, 60917, 60922, 60941
GNIS feature ID 0429564

Pilot Township is one of seventeen townships in Kankakee County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,086 and it contained 859 housing units.[1] It was formed from a portion of Salina Township on March 11, 1857.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 49.44 square miles (128.0 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Grand Prairie, Grand Prairie United, Mount Hope, Pilot Center, Saint Peter and Paul, Trinity and Zion Lutheran.

Government[edit]

The township is governed by an elected Town Board of a Supervisor and four Trustees. The Township also has an elected Assessor, Clerk, Highway Commissioner and Supervisor. The Township Office is located at 366 East Kay, Herscher, IL 60941.

Political districts[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Herscher Community Unit School District 2

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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