Burgess Township, Bond County, Illinois

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Burgess Township
Township
Location in Bond County
Location in Bond County
Bond County's location in Illinois
Bond County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°46′42″N 89°32′37″W / 38.77833°N 89.54361°W / 38.77833; -89.54361Coordinates: 38°46′42″N 89°32′37″W / 38.77833°N 89.54361°W / 38.77833; -89.54361
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bond
Settlement November 6, 1888
Area
 • Total 37.31 sq mi (96.6 km2)
 • Land 37.2 sq mi (96 km2)
 • Water 0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.29%
Elevation 522 ft (159 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 2,276
 • Density 65.6/sq mi (25.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62246, 62249, 62273, 62275
FIPS code 17-005-09694

Burgess Township is one of nine townships in Bond County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,439 and it contained 1,015 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.31 square miles (96.6 km2), of which 37.2 square miles (96 km2) (or 99.71%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.29%) is water.[2]

Cities[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains three cemeteries: Burgess, Hug and Saint Nicholas.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Tomahawk Lake

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 2,276 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Bond County Community Unit School District 2
  • Highland Community Unit School District 5

Political districts[edit]

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