Northfield Township, Cook County, Illinois

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Northfield Township
Township
Location in Cook County
Location in Cook County
Cook County's location in Illinois
Cook County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°06′26″N 87°49′56″W / 42.10722°N 87.83222°W / 42.10722; -87.83222Coordinates: 42°06′26″N 87°49′56″W / 42.10722°N 87.83222°W / 42.10722; -87.83222
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyCook
EstablishedApril 2, 1850
Government
 • SupervisorJill A. Brickman
Area
 • Total34.64 sq mi (89.72 km2)
 • Land34.30 sq mi (88.84 km2)
 • Water0.34 sq mi (0.89 km2)  0.99%
Elevation650 ft (198 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1]87,495
 • Density2,481/sq mi (957.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes60015, 60016, 60022, 60025, 60026, 60056, 60062, 60070, 60090, 60091, 60093
FIPS code17-031-53676
Websitewww.twp.northfield.il.us

Northfield Township is one of 29 townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 85,102.[2] The township office is located at 2550 Waukegan Road (just south of Willow Road) in Glenview.[3] The township was established on April 2, 1850.[4]

Geography[edit]

According to the United States Census Bureau, Northfield Township covers an area of 34.64 square miles (89.7 km2); of this, 34.3 square miles (89 km2) (99.02 percent) is land and 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2) (0.99 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: North Northfield, Northfield Union, Oak Wood, Sacred Heart, Saint Johns, Saint Marys and Sunset Memorial Lawns.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Evanston/Glenbrook Heliport
  • Plaza Heliport

Lakes[edit]

  • E J Beck Lake
  • Citation Lake
  • Lake Glenview
  • Lake Shermerville

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201687,495[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[5]

Economy[edit]

Allstate has its headquarters in Northfield Township.[6][7]

Political districts[edit]

  • Illinois's 10th congressional district
  • State House District 15
  • State House District 17
  • State House District 57
  • State House District 58
  • State House District 59
  • State Senate District 08
  • State Senate District 09
  • State Senate District 29
  • State Senate District 30

References[edit]

  • "Northfield Township, Cook County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (DP-1): Northfield township, Cook County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved March 21, 2013.
  3. ^ "Contact Us." Northfield Township. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.
  4. ^ "About Northfield Township". Northfield Township. Retrieved 2007-03-13.
  5. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.
  6. ^ "Contact Us." Allstate. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.
  7. ^ "Northbrook village, Illinois Archived 2011-06-08 at the Wayback Machine.." U.S. Census Bureau. Retrieved on August 9, 2010.

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