Schaumburg Township, Cook County, Illinois

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Schaumburg Township
Township
Location in Cook County
Location in Cook County
Cook County's location in Illinois
Cook County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′41″N 88°05′19″W / 42.02806°N 88.08861°W / 42.02806; -88.08861Coordinates: 42°01′41″N 88°05′19″W / 42.02806°N 88.08861°W / 42.02806; -88.08861
Country United States
State Illinois
County Cook
Area
 • Total 30.96 sq mi (80.18 km2)
 • Land 30.73 sq mi (79.60 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.58 km2)  0.72%
Elevation 787 ft (240 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 131,288
 • Density 4,272/sq mi (1,649.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60007, 60008, 60010, 60067, 60103, 60107, 60169, 60172, 60173, 60193, 60194, 60195
GNIS feature ID 0429720
Website www.schaumburgtownship.org

Schaumburg Township is one of thirty townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 131,288.[1] It is the south central township of the Cook County panhandle.

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Schaumburg Township covers an area of 30.96 square miles (80.18 km2); of this, 30.73 square miles (79.60 km2) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.58 km2), or 0.72 percent, is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Greve Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Marriott Heliport
  • Schaumburg Municipal Helistop

Lakes[edit]

  • George Lake
  • Merkle Lake
  • Moon Lake
  • Unity Lake
  • Weathersfield Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • Busse Woods Forest Preserve
  • Schaumburg Regional Airport

Political districts[edit]

  • Illinois' 6th congressional district
  • State House District 44
  • State House District 56
  • State House District 66
  • State Senate District 22
  • State Senate District 28
  • State Senate District 33

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Schaumburg township, Cook County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 21, 2013. 

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