Osco Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Osco Township
Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°22′21″N 90°15′25″W / 41.37250°N 90.25694°W / 41.37250; -90.25694Coordinates: 41°22′21″N 90°15′25″W / 41.37250°N 90.25694°W / 41.37250; -90.25694
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 36.5 sq mi (95 km2)
 • Land 36.5 sq mi (95 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 751 ft (229 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 459
 • Density 12.6/sq mi (4.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61238, 61254, 61273, 61274
GNIS feature ID 0429509

Osco Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 459 and it contained 193 housing units.[1] Osco changed its name from Essex Township on April 13, 1857.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.5 square miles (95 km2), all land.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Grace Episcopal and Morristown.

School districts[edit]

  • Cambridge Community Unit School District 227
  • Geneseo Community Unit School District 228
  • Orion Community Unit School District 223

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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