Mount Zion Township, Macon County, Illinois

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Mount Zion Township
The Eli Ulery House, a historic site in the township
The Eli Ulery House, a historic site in the township
Location in Macon County
Location in Macon County
Macon County's location in Illinois
Macon County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Macon
Settlement November 8, 1859
 • Total 66.58 sq mi (172.4 km2)
 • Land 66.56 sq mi (172.4 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.02%
Population (2010)
 • Total 7,131
 • Density 107.1/sq mi (41.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Mount Zion Township is located in Macon County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 7,131 and it contained 2,878 housing units.[1] In 2009, Milam Township to the south was merged into Mount Zion Township.[2]

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According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 66.58 square miles (172.4 km2), of which 66.56 square miles (172.4 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.02%) is water.[1]


  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. 
  2. ^ "Boundary Change Notes". United States Census Bureau. 2010-01-01. Retrieved 2011-07-03. 

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Coordinates: 39°44′N 88°52′W / 39.733°N 88.867°W / 39.733; -88.867