McLeansboro Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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McLeansboro 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
 • 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)
 • Total 3,830
 • Density 107.6/sq mi (41.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 62859
GNIS feature ID 0429303

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.[1]


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.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


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

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10

Political districts[edit]


  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. 

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