Belmont Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

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Belmont Township
Township
Location in Iroquois County
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°43′53″N 87°42′08″W / 40.73139°N 87.70222°W / 40.73139; -87.70222Coordinates: 40°43′53″N 87°42′08″W / 40.73139°N 87.70222°W / 40.73139; -87.70222
Country United States
State Illinois
County Iroquois
Established November 6, 1855
Area
 • Total 36.33 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Land 36.33 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 650 ft (198 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 2,497
 • Density 71.9/sq mi (27.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60953, 60966, 60970, 60974
FIPS code 17-075-05014

Belmont Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,610 and it contained 1,188 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.33 square miles (94.1 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Belmont, Body, Iroquois Memorial Park and Keen.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Newman Landing Strip

Landmarks[edit]

  • Legion Park

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 2,497 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Iroquois County Community Unit School District 9

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

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