Buffalo Hart Township, Sangamon County, Illinois

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Buffalo Hart Township
Location in Sangamon County
Location in Sangamon County
Sangamon County's location in Illinois
Sangamon County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Sangamon
Established November 6, 1860
 • Total 22.71 sq mi (58.8 km2)
 • Land 22.71 sq mi (58.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 171
 • Density 7.6/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code 17-167-09486

Buffalo Hart Township is located in Sangamon County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 173 and it contained 83 housing units.[2] The township centers on the crossroads unincorporated community of Buffalo Hart and on the adjacent Buffalo Hart Grove, the remains of a historic grove of trees that once stood out amongst the tallgrass prairie of the pioneer township.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 22.71 square miles (58.8 km2), all land.[2]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016171[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]


  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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Coordinates: 39°53′58″N 89°25′42″W / 39.89944°N 89.42833°W / 39.89944; -89.42833