Spring Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Spring Township
Township
Location in Boone County
Location in Boone County
Boone County's location in Illinois
Boone County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°11′49″N 88°45′25″W / 42.19694°N 88.75694°W / 42.19694; -88.75694Coordinates: 42°11′49″N 88°45′25″W / 42.19694°N 88.75694°W / 42.19694; -88.75694
Country United States
State Illinois
County Boone
Settlement November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.15 sq mi (93.6 km2)
 • Land 36.1 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.14%
Elevation 860 ft (262 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 894
 • Density 24.8/sq mi (9.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60135, 60145, 61008, 61038
GNIS feature ID 0429783

Spring Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 894 and it contained 371 housing units.[1] Spring was originally founded by the name of Concord on November 6, 1849, then changed to Ohio in April, 1851, and then finally to Spring in October, 1851.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.15 square miles (93.6 km2), of which 36.1 square miles (93 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.14%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Reeds Crossing

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Shattucks Grove Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Henderson Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Belvidere Consolidated Unit School District 100

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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