Geneva Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Geneva Township
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°52′34″N 088°19′19″W / 41.87611°N 88.32194°W / 41.87611; -88.32194Coordinates: 41°52′34″N 088°19′19″W / 41.87611°N 88.32194°W / 41.87611; -88.32194
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyKane
Area
 • Total16.37 sq mi (42.4 km2)
 • Land16.09 sq mi (41.7 km2)
 • Water0.28 sq mi (0.7 km2)  1.71%
Elevation735 ft (224 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[2]
27,017
 • Density1,650/sq mi (640/km2)
FIPS code17-089-28885
GNIS feature ID0429046

Geneva Township is in Kane County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 26,552 and it contained 10,210 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

Unlike the prototypical Midwestern township, which is a six mile by six mile square, Geneva Township splits such a 6 miles (9.7 km) square with Batavia Township. According to the 2010 census, the township has an area of 16.37 square miles (42.4 km2), of which 16.09 square miles (41.7 km2) (or 98.29%) is land and 0.28 square miles (0.73 km2) (or 1.71%) is water.[3] It is divided by the Fox River.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201627,017[2]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  • "Geneva Township, Kane County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.