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
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyPike
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total67.88 sq mi (175.8 km2)
 • Land63.71 sq mi (165.0 km2)
 • Water4.17 sq mi (10.8 km2)  6.14%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
548
 • Density8.8/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-149-02791

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. 2016548[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]

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