Rio Township, Knox County, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Rio Township
Township
Location in Knox County
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
Knox County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°06′19″N 90°23′13″W / 41.10528°N 90.38694°W / 41.10528; -90.38694Coordinates: 41°06′19″N 90°23′13″W / 41.10528°N 90.38694°W / 41.10528; -90.38694
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Knox
Established November 2, 1852
Area
 • Total 36.16 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land 36.16 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 791 ft (241 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 518
 • Density 14.3/sq mi (5.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61401, 61467, 61472, 61488
GNIS feature ID 0429643

Rio Township is one of twenty-one townships in Knox County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 518 and it contained 235 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.16 square miles (93.7 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bruner, Deatherage, Rio Baptist and Rio.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Johnson Landing Strip

School districts[edit]

  • Rowva Community Unit School District 208
  • United Community School District 304

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. 

External links[edit]