West Point Township, Stephenson County, Illinois

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West Point Township
Township
Location in Stephenson County
Location in Stephenson County
Coordinates: 42°25′02″N 89°52′10″W / 42.41722°N 89.86944°W / 42.41722; -89.86944Coordinates: 42°25′02″N 89°52′10″W / 42.41722°N 89.86944°W / 42.41722; -89.86944
Country United States
State Illinois
County Stephenson
Government
 • Supervisor John Murrell
Area
 • Total 35.76 sq mi (92.6 km2)
 • Land 35.7 sq mi (92 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 1,086 ft (331 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,369
 • Density 94.4/sq mi (36.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

West Point Township is located in Stephenson County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,369 and it contained 1,483 housing units.[1] The village of Lena, the unincorporated community of Waddams Grove, and two former communities of Louisa and West Point were all located in this township.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.76 square miles (92.6 km2), of which 35.7 square miles (92 km2) (or 99.83%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) 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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