Decatur Township, Macon County, Illinois

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Decatur Township
Township
The Trobaugh-Good House at Rock Springs Conservation Area
The Trobaugh-Good House at Rock Springs Conservation Area
Location in Macon County
Location in Macon County
Macon County's location in Illinois
Macon County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Macon
Settlement November 8, 1859
Area
 • Total 31.12 sq mi (80.6 km2)
 • Land 29.08 sq mi (75.3 km2)
 • Water 2.05 sq mi (5.3 km2)  6.59%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 50,566
 • Density 1,819.8/sq mi (702.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-115-18836

Decatur Township is located in Macon County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 52,915 and it contained 24,918 housing units.[2]

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Adjacent townships[edit]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 31.12 square miles (80.6 km2), of which 29.08 square miles (75.3 km2) (or 93.44%) is land and 2.05 square miles (5.3 km2) (or 6.59%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 50,566 [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. 

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Coordinates: 39°51′N 88°58′W / 39.850°N 88.967°W / 39.850; -88.967