Omaha Township, Gallatin County, Illinois

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Omaha Township
Township
Location in Gallatin County
Location in Gallatin County
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°52′53″N 88°18′44″W / 37.88139°N 88.31222°W / 37.88139; -88.31222Coordinates: 37°52′53″N 88°18′44″W / 37.88139°N 88.31222°W / 37.88139; -88.31222
Country United States
State Illinois
County Gallatin
Established November 5, 1890
Area
 • Total 18.62 sq mi (48.2 km2)
 • Land 18.56 sq mi (48.1 km2)
 • Water 0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.27%
Elevation 371 ft (113 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 499
 • Density 26.9/sq mi (10.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62869, 62871
GNIS feature ID 0429489

Omaha Township is one of ten townships in Gallatin County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 499 and it contained 226 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 18.62 square miles (48.2 km2), of which 18.56 square miles (48.1 km2) (or 99.68%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.27%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Adkin, Palestine Number 1, Palestine Number 2, Poplar, Shane and Shaw.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Eldorado Community Unit School District 4
  • Gallatin Community Unit School District 7
  • Norris City-Omaha-Enfield Community Unit School District 3

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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