Riverside Township, Adams County, Illinois

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Riverside Township
Township
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°59′50″N 91°25′39″W / 39.99722°N 91.42750°W / 39.99722; -91.42750Coordinates: 39°59′50″N 91°25′39″W / 39.99722°N 91.42750°W / 39.99722; -91.42750
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 21.57 sq mi (55.9 km2)
 • Land 17.39 sq mi (45.0 km2)
 • Water 4.18 sq mi (10.8 km2)  19.38%
Elevation 469 ft (143 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,151
 • Density 123.7/sq mi (47.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62301, 62376
GNIS feature ID 0429646

Riverside Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,151 and it contained 965 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 21.57 square miles (55.9 km2), of which 17.39 square miles (45.0 km2) (or 80.62%) is land and 4.18 square miles (10.8 km2) (or 19.38%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Blickhan Landing Area

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Goose Lake
  • Long Island Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Quincy School District 172

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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