Anderson Township, Clark County, Illinois

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Anderson Township
Location in Clark County
Location in Clark County
Clark County's location in Illinois
Clark County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°18′20″N 87°43′48″W / 39.30556°N 87.73000°W / 39.30556; -87.73000Coordinates: 39°18′20″N 87°43′48″W / 39.30556°N 87.73000°W / 39.30556; -87.73000
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clark
Established November 7, 1854
 • Total 32.7 sq mi (85 km2)
 • Land 32.31 sq mi (83.7 km2)
 • Water 0.39 sq mi (1.0 km2)  1.19%
Elevation 577 ft (176 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 417
 • Density 12.9/sq mi (5.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62441, 62442, 62477
GNIS feature ID 0428591

Anderson Township is one of fifteen townships in Clark County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 417 and it contained 192 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 32.7 square miles (85 km2), of which 32.31 square miles (83.7 km2) (or 98.81%) is land and 0.39 square miles (1.0 km2) (or 1.19%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these five cemeteries: Blizzard, Fox, Norton, Shott and Ziegler.

Major highways[edit]


School districts[edit]

  • Marshall Community Unit School District #C-2
  • Martinsville Community Unit School District #C-3

Political districts[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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