Big Rock Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Big Rock Township
Big Rock Township.JPG
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°45′49″N 088°32′48″W / 41.76361°N 88.54667°W / 41.76361; -88.54667Coordinates: 41°45′49″N 088°32′48″W / 41.76361°N 88.54667°W / 41.76361; -88.54667
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyKane
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849 (1849-11-06)
Area
 • Total35.11 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land35.11 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation709 ft (216 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
1,887
 • Density52.9/sq mi (20.4/km2)
FIPS code17-089-05989
GNIS feature ID0428673

Big Rock Township is located in Kane County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,859 and it contained 717 housing units.[3] Most of its land use is agricultural.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.11 square miles (90.9 km2), all land.[3]

U.S. Route 30 runs east to west through the township.

Cities and towns[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20161,887[2]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  3. ^ 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.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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