New Salem Township, McDonough County, Illinois

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New Salem Township
Township
Location in McDonough County
Location in McDonough County
McDonough County's location in Illinois
McDonough County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County McDonough
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 36.23 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Land 36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Population (2010)
 • Total 369
 • Density 10.2/sq mi (3.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

New Salem Township is located in McDonough County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 369 and it contained 168 housing units.[1] It is Township 5 North, Range 1 West of the Fourth Principal Meridian.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.23 square miles (93.8 km2), of which 36.22 square miles (93.8 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

References[edit]

  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. 

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Coordinates: 40°25′03″N 90°30′07″W / 40.41750°N 90.50194°W / 40.41750; -90.50194