Cooperstown Township, Brown County, Illinois

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Cooperstown Township
Location in Brown County
Location in Brown County
Brown County's location in Illinois
Brown County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°57′48″N 90°36′55″W / 39.96333°N 90.61528°W / 39.96333; -90.61528Coordinates: 39°57′48″N 90°36′55″W / 39.96333°N 90.61528°W / 39.96333; -90.61528
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyBrown
EstablishedNovember 8, 1853
Area
 • Total41.45 sq mi (107.4 km2)
 • Land40.67 sq mi (105.3 km2)
 • Water0.78 sq mi (2.0 km2)  1.88%
Elevation
627 ft (191 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
303
 • Density7.6/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62353, 62378
FIPS code17-009-16262

Cooperstown Township is one of nine townships in Brown County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 311 and it contained 162 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.45 square miles (107.4 km2), of which 40.67 square miles (105.3 km2) (or 98.12%) is land and 0.78 square miles (2.0 km2) (or 1.88%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these eleven cemeteries: Cooperstown, Cross Roads, De Witt, Elias Clark, Huffman, Hulett, Logan Creek, Logsdon Number 1, Logsdon Number 2, Perry and Tebo Burial Ground.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Big Lake

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016303[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Brown County Community Unit School District 1

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Cooperstown Township, Brown County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]