Union Township, Fulton County, Illinois

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Union Township
Township
Location in Fulton County
Location in Fulton County
Fulton County's location in Illinois
Fulton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°39′51″N 90°23′45″W / 40.66417°N 90.39583°W / 40.66417; -90.39583Coordinates: 40°39′51″N 90°23′45″W / 40.66417°N 90.39583°W / 40.66417; -90.39583
Country United States
State Illinois
County Fulton
Area
 • Total 36.61 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Land 36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 633 ft (193 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,008
 • Density 27.6/sq mi (10.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61415, 61431
GNIS feature ID 0429852

Union Township is one of twenty-six townships in Fulton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,008 and it contained 471 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.61 square miles (94.8 km2), of which 36.58 square miles (94.7 km2) (or 99.92%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Pleasant Ridge
  • Troy

(These are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Avon, Babbitt, Flake and Saint Augustine.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Avondale Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Avon Community Unit School District 176
  • Spoon River Valley Community Unit School District 4

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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