Bloom Township, Cook County, Illinois

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Bloom Township
Location in Cook County
Location in Cook County
Cook County's location in Illinois
Cook County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°31′02″N 87°36′03″W / 41.51722°N 87.60083°W / 41.51722; -87.60083Coordinates: 41°31′02″N 87°36′03″W / 41.51722°N 87.60083°W / 41.51722; -87.60083
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyCook
Area
 • Total46.7 sq mi (121.0 km2)
 • Land46.4 sq mi (120.3 km2)
 • Water0.3 sq mi (0.7 km2)  0.59%
Elevation
630 ft (192 m)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
90,285
 • Density1,958/sq mi (755.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60411, 60422, 60425, 60430, 60438, 60461, 60466, 60475, 60476
FIPS code17-031-06561

Bloom Township is one of 29 townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 90,923.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Bloom Township covers an area of 46.7 square miles (121.0 km2); of this, 46.4 square miles (120.3 km2) is land and 0.27 square miles (0.7 km2), or 0.59 percent, is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Assumption, Bloom Presbyterian, Calvary, Mount Glenwood Memory Gardens, Saint James Catholic and Saint Pauls Evangelical Lutheran.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Lansing Municipal Airport
  • Mulderink Heliport
  • Raeco Heliport
  • Saint James Hospital and Health Centers Heliport

Lakes[edit]

  • Sauk Lake

Landmarks[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201690,285[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Bloom Township, Cook County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Bloom township, Cook County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 20, 2013.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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