Mayfield Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Mayfield Township
Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′11″N 88°46′23″W / 42.01972°N 88.77306°W / 42.01972; -88.77306Coordinates: 42°01′11″N 88°46′23″W / 42.01972°N 88.77306°W / 42.01972; -88.77306
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 20, 1850
Area
 • Total 35.16 sq mi (91.1 km2)
 • Land 34.94 sq mi (90.5 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.63%
Elevation 883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 932
 • Density 26.6/sq mi (10.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60111, 60115, 60145, 60146, 60178
FIPS code 17-037-47696

Mayfield Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 929 and it contained 414 housing units.[2] Mayfield Township was renamed from Liberty Township on November 20, 1850.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.16 square miles (91.1 km2), of which 34.94 square miles (90.5 km2) (or 99.37%) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2) (or 0.63%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Ault Road and Mayfield.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Anderson Airport
  • Marx V Stott Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 932 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Genoa-Kingston Community Unit School District 424
  • Hiawatha Community Unit School District 426
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

Political districts[edit]

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