Leroy Township, Boone County, Illinois

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LeRoy Township
Location in Boone County
Location in Boone County
Boone County's location in Illinois
Boone County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°27′30″N 88°45′53″W / 42.45833°N 88.76472°W / 42.45833; -88.76472Coordinates: 42°27′30″N 88°45′53″W / 42.45833°N 88.76472°W / 42.45833; -88.76472
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyBoone
SettlementNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total31.28 sq mi (81.0 km2)
 • Land31.27 sq mi (81.0 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation
942 ft (287 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total485
 • Density15.5/sq mi (6.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60033, 61012, 61065
GNIS feature ID0429247

LeRoy Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 485 and it contained 207 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 31.28 square miles (81.0 km2), of which 31.27 square miles (81.0 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Blaine, Burr Oak, Dullam, Stone School and Round Prairie.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Munch Heliport
  • Pine Hill Airport

Demographics[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Harvard Community Unit School District 50
  • North Boone Community Unit School District 200

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Leroy Township, Boone County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-04.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]