Nauvoo Township, Hancock County, Illinois

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Nauvoo Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°33′10″N 91°22′53″W / 40.55278°N 91.38139°W / 40.55278; -91.38139Coordinates: 40°33′10″N 91°22′53″W / 40.55278°N 91.38139°W / 40.55278; -91.38139
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hancock
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 6.36 sq mi (16.5 km2)
 • Land 3.9 sq mi (10 km2)
 • Water 2.46 sq mi (6.4 km2)  38.68%
Elevation 620 ft (189 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 1,112
 • Density 296.4/sq mi (114.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 62354
FIPS code 17-067-51804

Nauvoo Township is one of twenty-four townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 1,156 and it contained 693 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 6.36 square miles (16.5 km2), of which 3.9 square miles (10 km2) (or 61.32%) is land and 2.46 square miles (6.4 km2) (or 38.68%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)


The township contains two cemeteries, Dundey and Smith Family.

Major highways[edit]



Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20161,112[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Nauvoo-Colusa Community Unit School District 325

Political districts[edit]


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