Amity Township, Livingston County, Illinois

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Amity Township
Township
Location in Livingston County
Location in Livingston County
Livingston County's location in Illinois
Livingston County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Livingston
Established November 3, 1857
Area
 • Total 36.37 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Land 36.24 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Water 0.13 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.36%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 825
 • Density 23.9/sq mi (9.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-105-01348

Amity Township is located in Livingston County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 866 and it contained 376 housing units.[2]

The township may be named after Amity, Ohio.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.37 square miles (94.2 km2), of which 36.24 square miles (93.9 km2) (or 99.64%) is land and 0.13 square miles (0.34 km2) (or 0.36%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 825 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ Callary, Edward (29 September 2008). Place Names of Illinois. University of Illinois Press. p. 9. ISBN 978-0-252-09070-7. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 40°58′15″N 88°45′55″W / 40.97083°N 88.76528°W / 40.97083; -88.76528