Sparta Township, Knox County, Illinois
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
|Established||November 2, 1852|
|• Total||36.09 sq mi (93.5 km2)|
|• Land||36.09 sq mi (93.5 km2)|
|• Water||0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2) 0.03%|
|Elevation||797 ft (243 m)|
|• Density||32.3/sq mi (12.5/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP codes||61401, 61448, 61467, 61488|
|GNIS feature ID||0429782|
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.09 square miles (93.5 km2), of which 36.09 square miles (93.5 km2) (or 100%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
The township contains these two cemeteries: Robbins and Wataga.
- Galesburg Community Unit School District 205
- Rowva Community Unit School District 208
- Illinois's 17th congressional district
- State House District 74
- State Senate District 37
- "Sparta Township, Knox County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System, U.S. Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-02-25.
- United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States National Atlas
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
||Rio Township||Ontario Township||Walnut Grove Township|
|Henderson Township||Copley Township|
|Galesburg Township||Knox Township||Persifer Township|