Petty Township, Lawrence County, Illinois

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Petty Township
Township
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°47′30″N 87°50′00″W / 38.79167°N 87.83333°W / 38.79167; -87.83333Coordinates: 38°47′30″N 87°50′00″W / 38.79167°N 87.83333°W / 38.79167; -87.83333
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lawrence
Settled November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 57.39 sq mi (148.6 km2)
 • Land 57.37 sq mi (148.6 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)
Elevation 469 ft (143 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 682
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-101-59377

Petty Township is located in Lawrence County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 729 and it contained 330 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 57.39 square miles (148.6 km2), of which 57.37 square miles (148.6 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 682 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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