Hamel Township, Madison County, Illinois

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Hamel Township
Township
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°52′27″N 89°52′11″W / 38.87417°N 89.86972°W / 38.87417; -89.86972Coordinates: 38°52′27″N 89°52′11″W / 38.87417°N 89.86972°W / 38.87417; -89.86972
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Settled November 2, 1875
Area
 • Total 36.7 sq mi (95 km2)
 • Land 36.33 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Water 0.36 sq mi (0.9 km2)
Elevation 541 ft (165 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 2,505
 • Density 69.5/sq mi (26.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-119-32421

Hamel Township is located in Madison County, Illinois, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,526 and it contained 985 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.7 square miles (95 km2), of which 36.33 square miles (94.1 km2) (or 98.99%) is land and 0.36 square miles (0.93 km2) (or 0.98%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 2,505 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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