Carrigan Township, Marion County, Illinois

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Carrigan Township
Country United States
State Illinois
County Marion
Elevation 531 ft (161.8 m)
Coordinates 38°41′N 89°5′W / 38.683°N 89.083°W / 38.683; -89.083Coordinates: 38°41′N 89°5′W / 38.683°N 89.083°W / 38.683; -89.083
Area 35.14 sq mi (91.0 km2)
 - land 35.14 sq mi (91 km2)
 - water 0 sq mi (0 km2)
Population 380 (2010)
Density 10.8/sq mi (4.2/km2)
Settled November 4, 1873
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Map highlighting Carrigan Township, Marion County, Illinois.svg
Location in Marion County
Location of Carrigan Township in Illinois
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Location of Illinois in the United States

Carrigan Township is located in Marion County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 380 and it contained 178 housing units.[1]


Carrigan Township (T3N R1E) is centered at 38°41'N 89°5'W (89.689, -89.082). It is transversed north-south by U.S. Route 51 and east-west by the North Fork of the Kaskaskia River, on which the Carlyle Reservoir (El. 136 m) is located in the west part of the township. According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.14 square miles (91.0 km2), all land.[1]

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  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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