Highland Township, Grundy County, Illinois

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Highland Township
Location in Grundy County
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°09′14″N 88°32′07″W / 41.15389°N 88.53528°W / 41.15389; -88.53528Coordinates: 41°09′14″N 88°32′07″W / 41.15389°N 88.53528°W / 41.15389; -88.53528
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyGrundy
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total36.03 sq mi (93.3 km2)
 • Land35.99 sq mi (93.2 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation
643 ft (196 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
282
 • Density8/sq mi (3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60420, 60437, 60470, 60479
FIPS code17-063-34657

Highland Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 288 and it contained 129 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.03 square miles (93.3 km2), of which 35.99 square miles (93.2 km2) (or 99.89%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016282[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Highland Township, Grundy County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

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