Carman Township, Henderson County, Illinois

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Carman Township
Township
Location in Henderson County
Location in Henderson County
Henderson County's location in Illinois
Henderson County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°45′45″N 91°03′43″W / 40.76250°N 91.06194°W / 40.76250; -91.06194Coordinates: 40°45′45″N 91°03′43″W / 40.76250°N 91.06194°W / 40.76250; -91.06194
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henderson
Established November 6, 1906
Area
 • Total 26.33 sq mi (68.2 km2)
 • Land 21.98 sq mi (56.9 km2)
 • Water 4.35 sq mi (11.3 km2)  16.52%
Elevation 509 ft (155 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 309
 • Density 14.1/sq mi (5.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61425, 61454
GNIS feature ID 0428763

Carman Township is one of eleven townships in Henderson County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 309 and it contained 287 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.33 square miles (68.2 km2), of which 21.98 square miles (56.9 km2) (or 83.48%) is land and 4.35 square miles (11.3 km2) (or 16.52%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Carman Cemetery.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Johnson Farm Airport

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Brush Lake
  • Carthage Lake
  • Fish Lake
  • Goose Lake
  • Lily Lake
  • Long Lake
  • Millman Lake
  • Orchard City Lake
  • Rhodes Lake
  • Silver Lake

School districts[edit]

  • West Central Community Unit School District 235

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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