Bureau Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Bureau Township
Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°26′50″N 89°33′59″W / 41.44722°N 89.56639°W / 41.44722; -89.56639Coordinates: 41°26′50″N 89°33′59″W / 41.44722°N 89.56639°W / 41.44722; -89.56639
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.1 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Land 36.1 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 709 ft (216 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 247
 • Density 6.8/sq mi (2.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61356, 61376, 61379
GNIS feature ID 0428735

Bureau Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, US. As of the 2010 census, its population was 247 and it contained 124 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.1 square miles (93 km2), all land.[1]

Cemeteries[edit]

Two cemeteries are located within the township:

  • West Bureau Cemetery (also known as Corss Cemetery), near Wyanet
  • Roggy Cemetery, near Walnut

Airports and landing strips[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Bureau Valley Community Unit School District 340

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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