Fidelity Township, Jersey County, Illinois

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Fidelity Township
Township
Location in Jersey County
Location in Jersey County
Jersey County's location in Illinois
Jersey County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°08′09″N 90°11′39″W / 39.13583°N 90.19417°W / 39.13583; -90.19417Coordinates: 39°08′09″N 90°11′39″W / 39.13583°N 90.19417°W / 39.13583; -90.19417
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jersey
Established November 5, 1878
Area
 • Total 36.18 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land 36.11 sq mi (93.5 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.19%
Elevation 604 ft (184 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 715
 • Density 19.8/sq mi (7.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62012, 62030, 62052, 62063, 62079
GNIS feature ID 0429000

Fidelity Township is one of eleven townships in Jersey County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 715 and it contained 309 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.18 square miles (93.7 km2), of which 36.11 square miles (93.5 km2) (or 99.81%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.19%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

  • Bowman

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Chapman, Longwill, Luckey-Weber, Moore and Trible.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

Political districts[edit]

References[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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