Sandwich Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Sandwich Township
Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°40′20″N 88°37′48″W / 41.67222°N 88.63000°W / 41.67222; -88.63000Coordinates: 41°40′20″N 88°37′48″W / 41.67222°N 88.63000°W / 41.67222; -88.63000
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established July 14, 1896
Area
 • Total 15.39 sq mi (39.9 km2)
 • Land 15.33 sq mi (39.7 km2)
 • Water 0.06 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.39%
Elevation 692 ft (211 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,709
 • Density 502.9/sq mi (194.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60511, 60548, 60552
GNIS feature ID 0429710

Sandwich Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,709 and it contained 3,005 housing units.[1] Sandwich Township was formed from a portion of Somonauk Township on July 14, 1896.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 15.39 square miles (39.9 km2), of which 15.33 square miles (39.7 km2) (or 99.61%) is land and 0.06 square miles (0.16 km2) (or 0.39%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Oaklawn and Saint Paul's Catholic.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Gord Airport
  • Hospital Heliport
  • Sandwich Airport
  • Woodlake Landing Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Sandwich Community Unit School District 430
  • Somonauk Community Unit School District 432

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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