Morris Township, Grundy County, Illinois

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Morris Township
Location in Grundy County
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°21′52″N 88°24′26″W / 41.36444°N 88.40722°W / 41.36444; -88.40722Coordinates: 41°21′52″N 88°24′26″W / 41.36444°N 88.40722°W / 41.36444; -88.40722
Country United States
State Illinois
County Grundy
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 3.9 sq mi (10 km2)
 • Land 3.51 sq mi (9.1 km2)
 • Water 0.38 sq mi (1.0 km2)  9.74%
Elevation 518 ft (158 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 7,422
 • Density 2,025.5/sq mi (782.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code 60450
FIPS code 17-063-50504

Morris Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 United States Census, its population was 7,110 and it contained 3,299 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 3.9 square miles (10 km2), of which 3.51 square miles (9.1 km2) (or 90.0%) is land and 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2) (or 9.74%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]


The township contains Evergreen Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Morris Hospital Heliport



Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20167,422[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts[edit]


  • "Morris Township, Grundy County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

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