Lamoille Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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La Moille Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°32′15″N 89°20′06″W / 41.53750°N 89.33500°W / 41.53750; -89.33500Coordinates: 41°32′15″N 89°20′06″W / 41.53750°N 89.33500°W / 41.53750; -89.33500
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 37.69 sq mi (97.6 km2)
 • Land 37.67 sq mi (97.6 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 804 ft (245 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,122
 • Density 29.8/sq mi (11.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61330, 61349, 61356, 61374
GNIS feature ID 0429227

La Moille Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,122 and it contained 491 housing units.[1]

La Moille Township was named after the Lamoille River valley, in Vermont.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.69 square miles (97.6 km2), of which 37.67 square miles (97.6 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]


Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Greenfield, North Prairie, Union and Van Orin Repose.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • La Moille Community Unit School District 303

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. 
  2. ^ Gannett, Henry (1905). The Origin of Certain Place Names in the United States. Government Printing Office. p. 180. 

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