Harmony Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Harmony Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°19′48″N 91°04′53″W / 40.33000°N 91.08139°W / 40.33000; -91.08139Coordinates: 40°19′48″N 91°04′53″W / 40.33000°N 91.08139°W / 40.33000; -91.08139
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established September 12, 1854
 • Total 37.58 sq mi (97.3 km2)
 • Land 37.58 sq mi (97.3 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 666 ft (203 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 326
 • Density 8.7/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62316, 62321, 62367
GNIS feature ID 0429111

Harmony Township is one of twenty-five townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 326 and it contained 153 housing units.[1] It was formed from Carthage and Chili townships on September 12, 1854.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.58 square miles (97.3 km2), of which 37.58 square miles (97.3 km2) (or 100%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these seven cemeteries: Browning, Denver, Harmony, Immanuel Lutheran, Mount Pleasant, Ramsey and Scott.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Mabry Landing Strip
  • McPherson Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Southeastern Community Unit School District 337

Political districts[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. 

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