South Homer Township, Champaign County, Illinois
|South Homer Township|
Location in Champaign County
Champaign County's location in Illinois
|Settled||November 8, 1859|
|• Total||28.26 sq mi (73.2 km2)|
|• Land||27.96 sq mi (72.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.3 sq mi (0.8 km2) 1.06%|
|Elevation||669 ft (204 m)|
|• Density||57.3/sq mi (22.1/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0429768|
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.26 square miles (73.2 km2), of which 27.96 square miles (72.4 km2) (or 98.94%) is land and 0.3 square miles (0.78 km2) (or 1.06%) is water. The Salt Fork of the Vermilion River winds its way through the north west section of the township. The confluence of lies in a farm field, in section 19 of the township.
Cities and towns
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains two cemeteries: Homer Grand Army of the Republic and Lost Grove.
Airports and landing strips
- Homer Airport (historical)
- "South Homer Township, Champaign County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
- United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
||St. Joseph Township||Ogden Township|
|Sidney Township||Vance Township, Vermilion County|
|Ayers Township||Sidell Township, Vermilion County|