Crook Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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Crook Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°04′43″N 88°25′59″W / 38.07861°N 88.43306°W / 38.07861; -88.43306Coordinates: 38°04′43″N 88°25′59″W / 38.07861°N 88.43306°W / 38.07861; -88.43306
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hamilton
Established November 3, 1885
 • Total 35.96 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Land 35.76 sq mi (92.6 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.56%
Elevation 469 ft (143 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 312
 • Density 8.7/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62835, 62859
GNIS feature ID 0428857

Crook Township is one of twelve townships in Hamilton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 312 and it contained 182 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.96 square miles (93.1 km2), of which 35.76 square miles (92.6 km2) (or 99.44%) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) (or 0.56%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)


The township contains these seven cemeteries: Arterberry, Hopkins, Munsell, New Hope, Old Brush Harbor, Prince and Webb.

Major highways[edit]


  • L P Dolan Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10
  • Norris City-Omaha-Enfield Community Unit School District 3

Political districts[edit]


  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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