Independence Township, Saline County, Illinois

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Independence Township
Township
Map highlighting Independence Township, Saline County, Illinois.svg
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 37°38′19″N 88°32′43″W / 37.63861°N 88.54528°W / 37.63861; -88.54528Coordinates: 37°38′19″N 88°32′43″W / 37.63861°N 88.54528°W / 37.63861; -88.54528
Country United States
State Illinois
County Saline
Settled November 5, 1889
Area
 • Total 37.37 sq mi (96.8 km2)
 • Land 36.87 sq mi (95.5 km2)
 • Water 0.5 sq mi (1 km2)
Elevation 374 ft (114 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 1,088
 • Density 30.3/sq mi (11.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-165-37205

Independence Township is located in Saline County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,118 and it contained 478 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.37 square miles (96.8 km2), of which 36.87 square miles (95.5 km2) (or 98.66%) is land and 0.5 square miles (1.3 km2) (or 1.34%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 1,088 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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