Santa Fe Township, Clinton County, Illinois

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Santa Fe Township
Township
Location in Clinton County
Location in Clinton County
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Clinton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°32′30″N 89°25′30″W / 38.54167°N 89.42500°W / 38.54167; -89.42500Coordinates: 38°32′30″N 89°25′30″W / 38.54167°N 89.42500°W / 38.54167; -89.42500
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clinton
Area
 • Total 25.64 sq mi (66.4 km2)
 • Land 25.48 sq mi (66.0 km2)
 • Water 0.16 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.62%
Elevation 446 ft (136 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,136
 • Density 44.6/sq mi (17.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62218, 62231, 62271
GNIS feature ID 0427929

Santa Fe Township is one of fifteen townships in Clinton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,136 and it contained 454 housing units.[1] The township was formed from part of Germantown and Carlyle townships.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 25.64 square miles (66.4 km2), of which 25.48 square miles (66.0 km2) (or 99.38%) is land and 0.16 square miles (0.41 km2) (or 0.62%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Ira Maddux, Johnson, Locey, Old Nichols on the Ridge, Saint Cecelia and Sharp.[2]

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Big Flat Lake
  • Cow Lake
  • Goose Lake
  • Hog Lake
  • Horseshoe Lake
  • Little Swan Lake
  • Little Flat Lake
  • Long Lake
  • Savage Lake
  • Townsend Lake
  • Wildcat Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • Royal Lake Resort (southwest half)

School districts[edit]

  • Carlyle Community Unit School District 1
  • Central Community High School District
  • Bartelso Elementary School District

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. 
  2. ^ "Santa Fe Township Cemetery Index". Clinton Co ILGenWeb Project. Retrieved 28 August 2013. 

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