Arcola Township, Douglas County, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Arcola Township
Township
Arcola Township Cemetery
Arcola Township Cemetery
Location in Douglas County
Location in Douglas County
Douglas County's location in Illinois
Douglas County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°42′21″N 88°17′18″W / 39.70583°N 88.28833°W / 39.70583; -88.28833Coordinates: 39°42′21″N 88°17′18″W / 39.70583°N 88.28833°W / 39.70583; -88.28833
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Douglas
Established November 5, 1867
Area
 • Total 53.74 sq mi (139.2 km2)
 • Land 53.63 sq mi (138.9 km2)
 • Water 0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 653 ft (199 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,312
 • Density 61.8/sq mi (23.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61910, 61953
GNIS feature ID 0428597

Arcola Township is one of nine townships in Douglas County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,312 and it contained 1,285 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 53.74 square miles (139.2 km2), of which 53.63 square miles (138.9 km2) (or 99.80%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Township Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Arcola Consolidated Unit School District 306
  • Tuscola Community Unit School District 301

Political districts[edit]

  • State House District 110
  • State Senate District 55

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]