Adams Township, LaSalle County, Illinois

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Adams Township
Location in La Salle County
Location in La Salle County
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°35′09″N 88°45′53″W / 41.58583°N 88.76472°W / 41.58583; -88.76472Coordinates: 41°35′09″N 88°45′53″W / 41.58583°N 88.76472°W / 41.58583; -88.76472
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyLa Salle
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
 • Total33.11 sq mi (85.8 km2)
 • Land33.11 sq mi (85.8 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
676 ft (206 m)
 • Estimate 
 • Density49.7/sq mi (19.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60531, 60551, 60552
FIPS code17-099-00204

Adams Township is one of thirty-seven townships in La Salle County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,646 and it contained 675 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.11 square miles (85.8 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Baker, Little Indian Creek, Pierce Family and Saint Clara Catholic.


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20161,585[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Community Unit School District 2
  • Leland Community Unit School District 1
  • Somonauk Community Unit School District 432

Political districts[edit]


  • "Adams Township, La Salle County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-02-25.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

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