Henry Township, Marshall County, Illinois

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Henry Township
Township
Location in Marshall County
Location in Marshall County
Marshall County's location in Illinois
Marshall County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Marshall
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 16.41 sq mi (42.5 km2)
 • Land 14.6 sq mi (38 km2)
 • Water 1.81 sq mi (4.7 km2)  11.03%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 2,534
 • Density 185/sq mi (71/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-123-34176

Henry Township is located in Marshall County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,700 and it contained 1,227 housing units.[2]

History[edit]

Henry Township is named for Gen. James D. Henry.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 16.41 square miles (42.5 km2), of which 14.6 square miles (38 km2) (or 88.97%) is land and 1.81 square miles (4.7 km2) (or 11.03%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 2,534 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Govt. Print. Off. p. 155. 
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°07′09″N 89°22′37″W / 41.11917°N 89.37694°W / 41.11917; -89.37694