Granite City Township, Madison County, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search
Granite City Township
Township
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°42′52″N 90°07′47″W / 38.71444°N 90.12972°W / 38.71444; -90.12972Coordinates: 38°42′52″N 90°07′47″W / 38.71444°N 90.12972°W / 38.71444; -90.12972
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Settled After 1921
Area
 • Total 11.42 sq mi (29.6 km2)
 • Land 10.61 sq mi (27.5 km2)
 • Water 0.82 sq mi (2.1 km2)
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 26,325
 • Density 2,563.7/sq mi (989.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-119-30939

Granite City Township is located in Madison County, Illinois, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 27,188 and it contained 12,532 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 11.42 square miles (29.6 km2), of which 10.61 square miles (27.5 km2) (or 92.91%) is land and 0.82 square miles (2.1 km2) (or 7.18%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 26,325 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

External links[edit]