Shiloh Township, Edgar County, Illinois

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Shiloh Township
Township
Location in Edgar County
Location in Edgar County
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°44′41″N 87°51′14″W / 39.74472°N 87.85389°W / 39.74472; -87.85389Coordinates: 39°44′41″N 87°51′14″W / 39.74472°N 87.85389°W / 39.74472; -87.85389
Country United States
State Illinois
County Edgar
Area
 • Total 58.36 sq mi (151.2 km2)
 • Land 58.36 sq mi (151.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 663 ft (202 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 162
 • Density 2.8/sq mi (1.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61917, 61924, 61932, 61940, 61942, 61944
GNIS feature ID 0429744

Shiloh Township is one of fifteen townships in Edgar County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 162 and it contained 89 housing units.[1] Shiloh Township was formed from Young America and Edgar townships.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 58.36 square miles (151.2 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Garland
  • Hughes
  • Melwood

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Payne Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Paris Community Unit School District 4
  • Shiloh Community Unit School District 1

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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