Atlas Township, Pike County, Illinois

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Atlas Township
Township
Location in Pike County
Location in Pike County
Pike County's location in Illinois
Pike County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Pike
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 67.88 sq mi (175.8 km2)
 • Land 63.71 sq mi (165.0 km2)
 • Water 4.17 sq mi (10.8 km2)  6.14%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 548
 • Density 8.8/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-149-02791

Atlas Township is located in Pike County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 563 and it contained 321 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 67.88 square miles (175.8 km2), of which 63.71 square miles (165.0 km2) (or 93.86%) is land and 4.17 square miles (10.8 km2) (or 6.14%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 548 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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Coordinates: 39°31′40″N 91°00′47″W / 39.527643°N 091.012922°W / 39.527643; -091.012922