Lone Grove Township, Fayette County, Illinois

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Lone Grove Township
Location in Fayette County
Location in Fayette County
Fayette County's location in Illinois
Fayette County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°52′03″N 88°51′51″W / 38.86750°N 88.86417°W / 38.86750; -88.86417Coordinates: 38°52′03″N 88°51′51″W / 38.86750°N 88.86417°W / 38.86750; -88.86417
Country United States
State Illinois
County Fayette
Established September, 1876
 • Total 36.87 sq mi (95.5 km2)
 • Land 36.87 sq mi (95.5 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 587 ft (179 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 648
 • Density 17.8/sq mi (6.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62838, 62857, 62880
FIPS code 17-051-44459

Lone Grove Township is one of twenty townships in Fayette County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 656 and it contained 294 housing units.[2] This township was formed from LaClede and Wilberton townships in September 1876.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.87 square miles (95.5 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Ambuehl, Harris, New Saint Peter and Old Saint Peter.

Major highways[edit]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016648[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Brownstown Community Unit School District 201
  • South Central Community Unit School District 401

Political districts[edit]


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