Geneseo Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Geneseo Township
Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°27′18″N 90°08′41″W / 41.45500°N 90.14472°W / 41.45500; -90.14472Coordinates: 41°27′18″N 90°08′41″W / 41.45500°N 90.14472°W / 41.45500; -90.14472
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 36.39 sq mi (94.2 km2)
 • Land 36.31 sq mi (94.0 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.22%
Elevation 643 ft (196 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,468
 • Density 205.7/sq mi (79.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61235, 61254
GNIS feature ID 0429045

Geneseo Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,468 and it contained 3,407 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.39 square miles (94.2 km2), of which 36.31 square miles (94.0 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Mizpan, North and Oakwood.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Black Hawk Heliport
  • Dewey E Greene Airport
  • Gen Airpark

Landmarks[edit]

  • Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park (east half)
  • Hennepin Canal Pkwy State Park (west edge)
  • Richmond Hill Park

School districts[edit]

  • Geneseo Community Unit School District 228

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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