Winfield Township, DuPage County, Illinois

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Winfield Township
Township
Location in DuPage County
Location in DuPage County
DuPage County's location in Illinois
DuPage County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°51′23″N 88°12′15″W / 41.85639°N 88.20417°W / 41.85639; -88.20417Coordinates: 41°51′23″N 88°12′15″W / 41.85639°N 88.20417°W / 41.85639; -88.20417
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DuPage
Settled November 6, 1849
Government
 • Supervisor Dona L. Smith
Area
 • Total 36.19 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land 34.8 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Water 1.39 sq mi (3.6 km2)  3.84%
Elevation 709 ft (216 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 46,233
 • Density 1,328.6/sq mi (513.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60185, 60187, 60190, 60504, 60510, 60555, 60563
GNIS feature ID 0429945

Winfield Township is one of nine townships in DuPage County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 46,233 and it contained 15,856 housing units.[1] It is the least populous of the DuPage County Townships.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.19 square miles (93.7 km2), of which 34.8 square miles (90 km2) (or 96.16%) is land and 1.39 square miles (3.6 km2) (or 3.84%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Assumption, Big Woods, Calvary, Glen Oak, Oakwood, Pioneer and Warrenville.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Loveless Lake
  • Spring Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • DuPage County Forest Preserve - Kline Creek Farm
  • DuPage County Forest Preserve - Roy C Blackwell Preserve
  • Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Illinois Department of Corrections Youth Center (north quarter)

School districts[edit]

  • Community High School District 94
  • Winfield Elementary School District 34
  • West Chicago Elementary School District 33
  • Community Unit School District 200
  • Indian Prairie Community Unit School District 204

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. 

External links[edit]