Ewing Township, Franklin County, Illinois

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Ewing Township
Location in Franklin County
Location in Franklin County
Franklin County's location in Illinois
Franklin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°04′45″N 88°52′42″W / 38.07917°N 88.87833°W / 38.07917; -88.87833Coordinates: 38°04′45″N 88°52′42″W / 38.07917°N 88.87833°W / 38.07917; -88.87833
Country United States
State Illinois
County Franklin
Established November 4, 1884
 • Total 38.02 sq mi (98.5 km2)
 • Land 35.9 sq mi (93 km2)
 • Water 2.12 sq mi (5.5 km2)  5.58%
Elevation 472 ft (144 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,345
 • Density 37.5/sq mi (14.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62812, 62836, 62846, 62897
GNIS feature ID 0428984

Ewing Township is one of twelve townships in Franklin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population consisted of 1,345 in 657 households.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.02 square miles (98.5 km2), of which 35.9 square miles (93 km2) (or 94.42%) is land and 2.12 square miles (5.5 km2) (or 5.58%) is water.[1] The east portion of the Wayne Fitzgerrell State Recreation Area is in this township, as is Rend Lake.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

School Districts[edit]

Ewing-Northern Grade School 115

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these nine cemeteries: Cypher, Franklin, King, Miller, Overturf, Phillips, Shiloh, Thurmond and Winemiller.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Rend Lake Conservancy District Heliport

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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