Palmyra Township, Lee County, Illinois

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Palmyra Township
Township
Location in Lee County
Location in Lee County
Lee County's location in Illinois
Lee County's location in Illinois
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyLee
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Government
 • SupervisorRonald D. Cooper
Area
 • Total35.53 sq mi (92.0 km2)
 • Land34.82 sq mi (90.2 km2)
 • Water0.71 sq mi (1.8 km2)  2.00%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,742
 • Density83.5/sq mi (32.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-103-57316

Palmyra Township is located in Lee County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,906 and it contained 1,201 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.53 square miles (92.0 km2), of which 34.82 square miles (90.2 km2) (or 98.00%) is land and 0.71 square miles (1.8 km2) (or 2.00%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20162,742[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ 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.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°51′01″N 89°34′30″W / 41.850218°N 089.574920°W / 41.850218; -089.574920

Supervisor: Vernon Gottel