Beaver Creek Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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Beaver Creek Township
Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°10′21″N 88°25′37″W / 38.17250°N 88.42694°W / 38.17250; -88.42694Coordinates: 38°10′21″N 88°25′37″W / 38.17250°N 88.42694°W / 38.17250; -88.42694
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hamilton
Established November 3, 1885
Area
 • Total 36.4 sq mi (94 km2)
 • Land 36.39 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 410 ft (125 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 261
 • Density 7.4/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62828, 62835, 62859, 62887
FIPS code 17-065-04481

Beaver Creek Township is one of twelve townships in Hamilton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 271 and it contained 126 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.4 square miles (94 km2), of which 36.39 square miles (94.2 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Springer Cemetery.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 261 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10
  • Norris City-Omaha-Enfield Community Unit School District 3

Political districts[edit]

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. 

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