Viola Township, Lee County, Illinois

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Viola Township
Township
Location in Lee County
Location in Lee County
Lee County's location in Illinois
Lee County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lee
Established September, 1861
Government
 • Supervisor Robert Sabin
Area
 • Total 35.4 sq mi (92 km2)
 • Land 35.37 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)  0.08%
Population (2010)
 • Total 351
 • Density 9.9/sq mi (3.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Viola Township is located in Lee County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 351 and it contained 132 housing units.[1] Viola Township was originally named Stockton Township and was formed from Brooklyn Township on February 12, 1861. The name was changed to Viola Township in September, 1861.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.4 square miles (92 km2), of which 35.37 square miles (91.6 km2) (or 99.92%) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.078 km2) (or 0.08%) is water.[1]

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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Coordinates: 41°45′23″N 89°06′48″W / 41.75639°N 89.11333°W / 41.75639; -89.11333