Mendota Township, LaSalle County, Illinois

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Mendota Township
Township
Location in LaSalle County
Location in LaSalle County
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyLaSalle
EstablishedFebruary, 1856
Area
 • Total36.05 sq mi (93.4 km2)
 • Land35.94 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.31%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
7,316
 • Density209.6/sq mi (80.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-099-48346

Mendota Township is located in LaSalle County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,534 and it contained 3,111 housing units.[2] Mendota Township was formed from Meriden Township in February, 1856.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.05 square miles (93.4 km2), of which 35.94 square miles (93.1 km2) (or 99.69%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.31%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20167,316[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°35′00″N 89°06′34″W / 41.58333°N 89.10944°W / 41.58333; -89.10944