South Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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South Grove Township
Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 20, 1850
Area
 • Total 34.48 sq mi (89.3 km2)
 • Land 34.41 sq mi (89.1 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 912 ft (278 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 512
 • Density 14.9/sq mi (5.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60111, 60129, 60146, 60150
GNIS feature ID 0429767

South Grove Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 512 and it contained 209 housing units.[1] South Grove Township was renamed from Vernon Township on November 20, 1850.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.48 square miles (89.3 km2), of which 34.41 square miles (89.1 km2) (or 99.80%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Greenview and South Grove.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Vodden Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Dekalb Community Unit School District 428
  • Hiawatha Community Unit School District 426
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

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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