Twigg Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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Twigg Township
Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°59′43″N 88°32′26″W / 37.99528°N 88.54056°W / 37.99528; -88.54056Coordinates: 37°59′43″N 88°32′26″W / 37.99528°N 88.54056°W / 37.99528; -88.54056
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hamilton
Established November 3, 1885
Area
 • Total 36.35 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Land 36.25 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.28%
Elevation 377 ft (115 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 578
 • Density 15.9/sq mi (6.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62817, 62829, 62859
GNIS feature ID 0429848

Twigg Township is one of twelve townships in Hamilton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 132 and it contained 71 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 18.44 square miles (47.8 km2), of which 18.39 square miles (47.6 km2) (or 99.73%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.22%) 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: Digby and Marys Chapel.

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10

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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