Hampshire Township, Kane County, Illinois

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Hampshire Township
Township
Location in Kane County
Location in Kane County
Kane County's location in Illinois
Kane County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°06′29″N 088°31′50″W / 42.10806°N 88.53056°W / 42.10806; -88.53056Coordinates: 42°06′29″N 088°31′50″W / 42.10806°N 88.53056°W / 42.10806; -88.53056
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyKane
Area
 • Total35.96 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Land35.95 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation[1]883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[2]8,320
 • Density210.6/sq mi (81.3/km2)
FIPS code17-089-32538
GNIS feature ID0429101

Hampshire Township is located in the northwest corner of Kane County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,569 and it contained 2,926 housing units.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.96 square miles (93.1 km2), of which 35.95 square miles (93.1 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[3]

The Village of Hampshire is located in the township.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20168,320[2]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  • "Hampshire Township, Kane County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.