Eagle Creek Township, Gallatin County, Illinois

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Eagle Creek Township
Township
Location in Gallatin County
Location in Gallatin County
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°38′31″N 88°19′34″W / 37.64194°N 88.32611°W / 37.64194; -88.32611Coordinates: 37°38′31″N 88°19′34″W / 37.64194°N 88.32611°W / 37.64194; -88.32611
Country United States
State Illinois
County Gallatin
Established November 5, 1890
Area
 • Total 37.23 sq mi (96.4 km2)
 • Land 36.91 sq mi (95.6 km2)
 • Water 0.32 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.86%
Elevation 367 ft (112 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 176
 • Density 5.1/sq mi (2.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62931, 62934, 62954
FIPS code 17-059-21449

Eagle Creek Township is one of ten townships in Gallatin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 187 and it contained 93 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.23 square miles (96.4 km2), of which 36.91 square miles (95.6 km2) (or 99.14%) is land and 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2) (or 0.86%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Barnett, Hill, Leamington and Lloyd.

Major highways[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Pounds Lake

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 176 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Gallatin Community Unit School District 7

Political districts[edit]

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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