Buckhorn Township, Brown County, Illinois

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Buckhorn Township
Township
Location in Brown County
Location in Brown County
Brown County's location in Illinois
Brown County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°53′06″N 90°51′28″W / 39.88500°N 90.85778°W / 39.88500; -90.85778Coordinates: 39°53′06″N 90°51′28″W / 39.88500°N 90.85778°W / 39.88500; -90.85778
Country United States
State Illinois
County Brown
Established November 8, 1853
Area
 • Total 37.95 sq mi (98.3 km2)
 • Land 37.86 sq mi (98.1 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.21%
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 98
 • Density 2.6/sq mi (1.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62314, 62353, 62375
GNIS feature ID 0428729

Buckhorn Township is one of nine townships in Brown County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 98 and it contained 73 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.95 square miles (98.3 km2), of which 37.86 square miles (98.1 km2) (or 99.76%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.21%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these eight cemeteries: Benville, Bixler, Bowman, Butler, DeHart, Dobey, Linn and Morrelville.

Landmarks[edit]

  • Siloam Springs State Park

School districts[edit]

  • Brown County Community Unit School District 1

Political districts[edit]

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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