Chemung Township, McHenry County, Illinois

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Chemung Township
Township
Location in McHenry County
Location in McHenry County
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyMcHenry
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total32.97 sq mi (85.4 km2)
 • Land32.97 sq mi (85.4 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
8,841
 • Density277/sq mi (107/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-111-12892
Websitehttp://chemungtownship.com/

Chemung Township is the northwesternmost township of McHenry County, Illinois, United States.

It includes the bulk and northern part of the city of Harvard, as well as unincorporated communities: Big Foot Prairie (partly in Wisconsin), Lawrence, and Chemung.

As of the 2010 census, its population was 9,134 and it contained 3,326 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 32.97 square miles (85.4 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20168,841[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 42°27′16″N 88°39′14″W / 42.45444°N 88.65389°W / 42.45444; -88.65389