Fountain Green Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Fountain Green Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°30′19″N 90°58′26″W / 40.50528°N 90.97389°W / 40.50528; -90.97389Coordinates: 40°30′19″N 90°58′26″W / 40.50528°N 90.97389°W / 40.50528; -90.97389
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 37.51 sq mi (97.2 km2)
 • Land 37.51 sq mi (97.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 627 ft (191 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 281
 • Density 7.7/sq mi (3.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61420, 61450, 62318, 62321
FIPS code 17-067-27325

Fountain Green Township is one of twenty-four townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 288 and it contained 145 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.51 square miles (97.2 km2), all land.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Fountain Green, Lincoln Catholic, McConnell and Wright.


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 281 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • West Prairie Community Unit School District 103

Political districts[edit]


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