Richfield Township, Adams County, Illinois

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Richfield Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°47′35″N 91°04′56″W / 39.79306°N 91.08222°W / 39.79306; -91.08222Coordinates: 39°47′35″N 91°04′56″W / 39.79306°N 91.08222°W / 39.79306; -91.08222
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 38.03 sq mi (98.5 km2)
 • Land 38.01 sq mi (98.4 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 411
 • Density 10.8/sq mi (4.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62312, 62347, 62365
GNIS feature ID 0429629

Richfield Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 411 and it contained 183 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.03 square miles (98.5 km2), of which 38.01 square miles (98.4 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains seven cemeteries: Baker Family, Franks, Klarner, Lock Family, Potter, Rice Family and Shiloh.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Dale A Klassing Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Barry Community Unit School District 1
  • Liberty Community Unit School District 2
  • Payson Community Unit School District 1

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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