Buckhart Township, Christian County, Illinois

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Buckhart Township
Township
Location in Christian County
Location in Christian County
Christian County's location in Illinois
Christian County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°39′44″N 89°20′10″W / 39.66222°N 89.33611°W / 39.66222; -89.33611Coordinates: 39°39′44″N 89°20′10″W / 39.66222°N 89.33611°W / 39.66222; -89.33611
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Christian
Established November 7, 1865
Area
 • Total 58.75 sq mi (152.2 km2)
 • Land 58.72 sq mi (152.1 km2)
 • Water 0.03 sq mi (0.08 km2)  0.05%
Elevation 604 ft (184 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,792
 • Density 30.5/sq mi (11.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62513, 62531, 62567, 62568
GNIS feature ID 0428727

Buckhart Township is one of seventeen townships in Christian County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,792 and it contained 822 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 58.75 square miles (152.2 km2), of which 58.72 square miles (152.1 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.03 square miles (0.078 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bethel Baptist, Buckhart Dutch Reform, Edinburg and Goode.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Edinburg Community Unit School District 4
  • Taylorville Community Unit School District 3

Political districts[edit]

  • State House District 87
  • State Senate District 44

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 

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