Somonauk Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Somonauk 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′19″N 88°41′07″W / 41.67194°N 88.68528°W / 41.67194; -88.68528Coordinates: 41°40′19″N 88°41′07″W / 41.67194°N 88.68528°W / 41.67194; -88.68528
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 19.33 sq mi (50.1 km2)
 • Land 19.25 sq mi (49.9 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.41%
Elevation 715 ft (218 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,101
 • Density 109.2/sq mi (42.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60548, 60552
GNIS feature ID 0429759

Somonauk Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,101 and it contained 831 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 19.33 square miles (50.1 km2), of which 19.25 square miles (49.9 km2) (or 99.59%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.41%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Oak Mound, Oakridge and Van Olindas.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • George Airport
  • Warren Landing Strip

Lakes[edit]

  • Buck Lake

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. 

External links[edit]