Maroa Township, Macon County, Illinois

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Maroa Township
Location in Macon County
Location in Macon County
Macon County's location in Illinois
Macon County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Macon
Settlement November 8, 1859
 • Total 41.77 sq mi (108.2 km2)
 • Land 41.77 sq mi (108.2 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,100
 • Density 50.3/sq mi (19.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Maroa Township is located in Macon County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,100 and it contained 883 housing units.[1]

The township was named after the Maroa Indians.[2]

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According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.77 square miles (108.2 km2), all land.[1]


  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. U.S. Government Printing Office. p. 200. 

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Coordinates: 40°1′N 88°58′W / 40.017°N 88.967°W / 40.017; -88.967