Bement Township, Piatt County, Illinois

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Bement Township
Location in Piatt County
Location in Piatt County
Piatt County's location in Illinois
Piatt County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°55′34″N 88°32′29″W / 39.92611°N 88.54139°W / 39.92611; -88.54139Coordinates: 39°55′34″N 88°32′29″W / 39.92611°N 88.54139°W / 39.92611; -88.54139
Country United States
State Illinois
County Piatt
Established November 8, 1859
 • Total 48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Land 48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 669 ft (204 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 1,857
 • Density 39.2/sq mi (15.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-147-05157

Bement Township is a township in Piatt County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,893 and it contained 798 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 48.32 square miles (125.1 km2), all land.[2]

Cities and towns[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Bodmann
  • Piatt

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains one cemetery, Bement.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Bartram Landing Strip
  • Kirwan Landing Strip
  • Triple Creek Airport


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 1,857 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]


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