Phenix Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Phenix Township
Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°32′30″N 90°08′55″W / 41.54167°N 90.14861°W / 41.54167; -90.14861Coordinates: 41°32′30″N 90°08′55″W / 41.54167°N 90.14861°W / 41.54167; -90.14861
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 33.09 sq mi (85.7 km2)
 • Land 32.82 sq mi (85.0 km2)
 • Water 0.26 sq mi (0.7 km2)  0.79%
Elevation 646 ft (197 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,672
 • Density 50.9/sq mi (19.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61250, 61254
GNIS feature ID 0429555

Phenix Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,672 and it contained 654 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.09 square miles (85.7 km2). Of which 32.82 square miles (85.0 km2) (or 99.18%) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) (or 0.79%) is water.[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 three cemeteries: Ebenezer, McHenry and Pink Prairie.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Kazuma Airport
  • Ropp Airpark

Lakes[edit]

  • Shadow Lake

School districts[edit]

  • Erie Community Unit School District 1
  • Geneseo Community Unit School District 228

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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