Grafton Township, McHenry County, Illinois

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Grafton Township
Township
Location in McHenry County
Location in McHenry County
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyMcHenry
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total36.13 sq mi (93.6 km2)
 • Land35.79 sq mi (92.7 km2)
 • Water0.34 sq mi (0.9 km2)  0.94%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
55,053
 • Density1,484.8/sq mi (573.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-111-30666
Websitehttp://www.graftontownship.us

Grafton Township is located in McHenry County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 53,137 and it contained 17,922 housing units.[2] Grafton Township includes portions of Huntley, Lake in the Hills, Algonquin, Crystal Lake, and Lakewood.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.13 square miles (93.6 km2), of which 35.79 square miles (92.7 km2) (or 99.06%) is land and 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2) (or 0.94%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201655,053[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 42°11′31″N 88°24′46″W / 42.19194°N 88.41278°W / 42.19194; -88.41278