Colona Township, Henry County, Illinois
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
|Established||November 4, 1856|
|• Supervisor||Joe Swan|
|• Total||29.86 sq mi (77.3 km2)|
|• Land||28.94 sq mi (75.0 km2)|
|• Water||0.93 sq mi (2.4 km2) 3.11%|
|Elevation||636 ft (194 m)|
|• Density||235.8/sq mi (91.0/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP codes||61240, 61241, 61254|
|GNIS feature ID||0428833|
Colona Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,822 and it contained 2,773 housing units. Colona Township changed its name from Green River Township on April 13, 1857.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 29.86 square miles (77.3 km2), of which 28.94 square miles (75.0 km2) (or 96.92%) is land and 0.93 square miles (2.4 km2) (or 3.11%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
- Hampton Township, Rock Island County (north)
- Hanna Township (northeast)
- Edford Township (east)
- Osco Township (southeast)
- Western Township (south)
- Rural Township, Rock Island County (southwest)
- Coal Valley Township, Rock Island County (west)
- South Moline Township, Rock Island County (west)
The township contains these three cemeteries: Colona, Dayton and Glenwood.
- Geneseo Community Unit School District 228
- Orion Community Unit School District 223
- Illinois's 17th congressional district
- State House District 71
- State Senate District 36
- "Colona Township, Henry County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
- United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States National Atlas
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
||Hampton Township, Rock Island County||Hanna Township|
|Coal Valley Township, Rock Island County
South Moline Township, Rock Island County
|Rural Township, Rock Island County||Western Township||Osco Township|