Paw Paw Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Paw Paw Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°40′32″N 88°52′56″W / 41.67556°N 88.88222°W / 41.67556; -88.88222Coordinates: 41°40′32″N 88°52′56″W / 41.67556°N 88.88222°W / 41.67556; -88.88222
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedMarch 1850
Area
 • Total37.75 sq mi (97.8 km2)
 • Land37.51 sq mi (97.2 km2)
 • Water0.24 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.64%
Elevation
745 ft (227 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total334
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
334
 • Density8.9/sq mi (3.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60518, 60531, 60550, 60556
FIPS code17-037-58200

Paw Paw Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 334 and it contained 137 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.75 square miles (97.8 km2), of which 37.51 square miles (97.2 km2) (or 99.36%) is land and 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2) (or 0.64%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

  • East Paw Paw
  • Old Stevens

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016334[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Earlville Community Unit School District 9
  • Indian Creek Community Unit District 425
  • Lee Center Community Unit School District 271
  • Leland Community Unit School District 1

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Paw Paw Township, DeKalb County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  • US Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • US National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County". US Census Bureau. Retrieved 28 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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