Laenna Township, Logan County, Illinois

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Laenna Township
Location in Logan County
Location in Logan County
Logan County's location in Illinois
Logan County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Logan
Established November 7, 1865
 • Total 35.07 sq mi (90.8 km2)
 • Land 35.05 sq mi (90.8 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Population (2010)
 • Total 584
 • Density 16.7/sq mi (6.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Laenna Township is located in Logan County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 584 and it contained 282 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.07 square miles (90.8 km2), of which 35.05 square miles (90.8 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

The township includes the geographical center of the State of Illinois, a small monument to which has been erected at 40°3.157'N 89°11.087'W (40.05259,-89.18482), in a park southeast of Melvin Street and East Olive Street in the village of Chestnut.


  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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Coordinates: 40°01′N 89°12′W / 40.017°N 89.200°W / 40.017; -89.200