Warsaw Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Warsaw Township
Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°21′10″N 91°25′38″W / 40.35278°N 91.42722°W / 40.35278; -91.42722Coordinates: 40°21′10″N 91°25′38″W / 40.35278°N 91.42722°W / 40.35278; -91.42722
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 7.47 sq mi (19.3 km2)
 • Land 6.52 sq mi (16.9 km2)
 • Water 0.95 sq mi (2.5 km2)  12.72%
Elevation 627 ft (191 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,607
 • Density 246.5/sq mi (95.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62330, 62354, 62358
GNIS feature ID 0429896

Warsaw Township is one of twenty-five townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,607 and it contained 790 housing units.[1] Since November 15, 1855, the township has been co-extensive with the city of Warsaw.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 7.47 square miles (19.3 km2), of which 6.52 square miles (16.9 km2) (or 87.28%) is land and 0.95 square miles (2.5 km2) (or 12.72%) is water.[1]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Catholic, Lutheran and Oakland.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Nauvoo-Colusa Community Unit School District 325
  • Warsaw Community Unit School District 316

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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