Nachusa Township, Lee County, Illinois

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Nachusa Township
Township
Location in Lee County
Location in Lee County
Lee County's location in Illinois
Lee County's location in Illinois
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyLee
EstablishedFebruary 8, 1871
Government
 • SupervisorRichard Appelquist
Area
 • Total28.94 sq mi (75.0 km2)
 • Land28.93 sq mi (74.9 km2)
 • Water0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
465
 • Density17/sq mi (7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-103-51557

Nachusa Township is located in Lee County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 493 and it contained 204 housing units.[2] Nachusa Township was formed from China Township on February 8, 1872.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.94 square miles (75.0 km2), of which 28.93 square miles (74.9 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016465[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°49′41″N 89°22′26″W / 41.82806°N 89.37389°W / 41.82806; -89.37389