Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois

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Collinsville Township
Township
Map highlighting Collinsville Township, Madison County, Illinois.svg
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°42′01″N 89°58′54″W / 38.70028°N 89.98167°W / 38.70028; -89.98167Coordinates: 38°42′01″N 89°58′54″W / 38.70028°N 89.98167°W / 38.70028; -89.98167
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Settled November 2, 1875
Area
 • Total 35.73 sq mi (92.5 km2)
 • Land 34.86 sq mi (90.3 km2)
 • Water 0.87 sq mi (2.3 km2)
Elevation 499 ft (152 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 35,865
 • Density 1,040.3/sq mi (401.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-119-15612

Collinsville Township is located in Madison County, Illinois, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 36,265 and it contained 16,407 housing units.[2]

History[edit]

Collinsville Township takes its name from the city of Collinsville.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.73 square miles (92.5 km2), of which 34.86 square miles (90.3 km2) (or 97.57%) is land and 0.87 square miles (2.3 km2) (or 2.43%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 35,865 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

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. ^ Norton, William T. (1912). Centennial History of Madison County, Illinois, and Its People, 1812 to 1912. The Lewis Publishing Co. p. 491. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 

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