Campton Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Campton Township
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°56′30″N 088°26′09″W / 41.94167°N 88.43583°W / 41.94167; -88.43583Coordinates: 41°56′30″N 088°26′09″W / 41.94167°N 88.43583°W / 41.94167; -88.43583
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyKane
Area
 • Total34.48 sq mi (89.3 km2)
 • Land34.36 sq mi (89.0 km2)
 • Water0.12 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.35%
Elevation889 ft (271 m)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
17,564
 • Density499.9/sq mi (193.0/km2)
FIPS code17-089-10903
GNIS feature ID0428755

Campton Township is located in Kane County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 17,174 and it contained 5,662 housing units.[3]

The township's rural character is subject to increased development. Following an annexation by Elgin, Illinois of northern land for high density development, in May 2007 most of the unincorporated areas of the township became part of the new Village of Campton Hills.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.48 square miles (89.3 km2), of which 34.36 square miles (89.0 km2) (or 99.65%) is land and 0.12 square miles (0.31 km2) (or 0.35%) is water.[3]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201617,564[2]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

Trivia[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Campton Township, Kane County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.

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