Goose Lake Township, Grundy County, Illinois

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Goose Lake Township
Location in Grundy County
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°21′18″N 88°18′39″W / 41.35500°N 88.31083°W / 41.35500; -88.31083Coordinates: 41°21′18″N 88°18′39″W / 41.35500°N 88.31083°W / 41.35500; -88.31083
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyGrundy
EstablishedSeptember 15, 1897
Area
 • Total29.94 sq mi (77.5 km2)
 • Land24.93 sq mi (64.6 km2)
 • Water5.02 sq mi (13.0 km2)  16.77%
Elevation
515 ft (157 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
1,649
 • Density67.2/sq mi (25.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60416, 60444, 60450, 60481
FIPS code17-063-30549

Goose Lake Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,674 and it contained 774 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 29.94 square miles (77.5 km2), of which 24.93 square miles (64.6 km2) (or 83.27%) is land and 5.02 square miles (13.0 km2) (or 16.77%) 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 two cemeteries: Holderman and Short.

Rivers[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20161,649[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Coal City Community Unit School District 1

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Goose Lake Township, Grundy County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]