Hanna Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Hanna Township
Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°30′02″N 90°14′41″W / 41.50056°N 90.24472°W / 41.50056; -90.24472Coordinates: 41°30′02″N 90°14′41″W / 41.50056°N 90.24472°W / 41.50056; -90.24472
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 19.92 sq mi (51.6 km2)
 • Land 19.18 sq mi (49.7 km2)
 • Water 0.74 sq mi (1.9 km2)  3.71%
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,344
 • Density 122.2/sq mi (47.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61241, 61254
GNIS feature ID 0429104

Hanna Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,344 and it contained 923 housing units.[1]

History[edit]

Hanna Township was named for Rev. Philip Hanna, a pioneer settler.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 19.92 square miles (51.6 km2), of which 19.18 square miles (49.7 km2) (or 96.29%) is land and 0.74 square miles (1.9 km2) (or 3.71%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Colbert and Hanna.

Landmarks[edit]

  • Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park (west edge)

School districts[edit]

  • Geneseo Community Unit School District 228

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ 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. 
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 149. 

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