North Fork Township, Gallatin County, Illinois

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North Fork Township
Township
Location in Gallatin County
Location in Gallatin County
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°49′10″N 88°19′12″W / 37.81944°N 88.32000°W / 37.81944; -88.32000Coordinates: 37°49′10″N 88°19′12″W / 37.81944°N 88.32000°W / 37.81944; -88.32000
Country United States
State Illinois
County Gallatin
Established November 5, 1890
Area
 • Total 36.78 sq mi (95.3 km2)
 • Land 36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Water 0.2 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.54%
Elevation 374 ft (114 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 408
 • Density 11.2/sq mi (4.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62871, 62930, 62934, 62979
GNIS feature ID 0429458

North Fork Township is one of ten townships in Gallatin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 408 and it contained 204 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.78 square miles (95.3 km2), of which 36.58 square miles (94.7 km2) (or 99.46%) is land and 0.2 square miles (0.52 km2) (or 0.54%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Campground, Garrett, Oak Grove Church, Saint Josephs, Union Chapel and Zion.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Eldorado Community Unit School District 4
  • Gallatin Community Unit School District 7

Political districts[edit]

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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