McLeansboro Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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McLeansboro Township
Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°04′52″N 88°32′27″W / 38.08111°N 88.54083°W / 38.08111; -88.54083Coordinates: 38°04′52″N 88°32′27″W / 38.08111°N 88.54083°W / 38.08111; -88.54083
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hamilton
Established November 3, 1885
Area
 • Total 35.92 sq mi (93.0 km2)
 • Land 35.6 sq mi (92 km2)
 • Water 0.32 sq mi (0.8 km2)  0.89%
Elevation 446 ft (136 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 3,645
 • Density 107.6/sq mi (41.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 62859
FIPS code 17-065-45837

McLeansboro Township is one of twelve townships in Hamilton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,830 and it contained 1,907 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.92 square miles (93.0 km2), of which 35.6 square miles (92 km2) (or 99.11%) is land and 0.32 square miles (0.83 km2) (or 0.89%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Concord, Crisel, Glenview Memorial Gardens, Hutson, Independent Order of Oddfellows, Presley and Union Hill.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • McLeansboro Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 3,645 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 

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