Goode Township, Franklin County, Illinois

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Goode Township
Location in Franklin County
Location in Franklin County
Franklin County's location in Illinois
Franklin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°04′50″N 89°05′05″W / 38.08056°N 89.08472°W / 38.08056; -89.08472Coordinates: 38°04′50″N 89°05′05″W / 38.08056°N 89.08472°W / 38.08056; -89.08472
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyFranklin
EstablishedNovember 4, 1884
Area
 • Total28.22 sq mi (73.1 km2)
 • Land27.93 sq mi (72.3 km2)
 • Water0.29 sq mi (0.8 km2)  1.03%
Elevation
433 ft (132 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,653
 • Density97.2/sq mi (37.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62865, 62883, 62884
FIPS code17-055-30406

Goode Township is one of twelve townships in Franklin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,715 and it contained 1,268 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.22 square miles (73.1 km2), of which 27.93 square miles (72.3 km2) (or 98.97%) is land and 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2) (or 1.03%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bear Point, Maple Hill, Mitchell and Youngblood.

Major highways[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20162,653[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Sesser-Valier Community Unit School District 196

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Goode Township, Franklin County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-16.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]