Truro Township, Knox County, Illinois

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Truro Township
Township
Location in Knox County
Location in Knox County
Knox County's location in Illinois
Knox County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°55′50″N 90°02′22″W / 40.93056°N 90.03944°W / 40.93056; -90.03944Coordinates: 40°55′50″N 90°02′22″W / 40.93056°N 90.03944°W / 40.93056; -90.03944
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Knox
Established November 2, 1852
Area
 • Total 35.77 sq mi (92.6 km2)
 • Land 35.71 sq mi (92.5 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 689 ft (210 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 840
 • Density 23.5/sq mi (9.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61428, 61485, 61489
GNIS feature ID 0429845

Truro Township is one of twenty-one townships in Knox County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 840 and it contained 431 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.77 square miles (92.6 km2), of which 35.71 square miles (92.5 km2) (or 99.83%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) 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 six cemeteries: Caldwell Family, Corbin, Fink, Parker, West Truro and Williams Family.

Lakes[edit]

  • Happy Hollow Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Williamsfield Community Unit School District 210

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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