Pixley Township, Clay County, Illinois
Location in Clay County
Clay County's location in Illinois
|Established||November 5, 1861|
|• Total||45.09 sq mi (116.8 km2)|
|• Land||45.07 sq mi (116.7 km2)|
|• Water||0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2) 0.04%|
|Elevation||453 ft (138 m)|
|• Density||13.1/sq mi (5.1/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP codes||62434, 62448, 62824, 62858, 62868, 62879|
|GNIS feature ID||0429573|
According to the 2010 census, the township (T4N R8E) has a total area of 45.09 square miles (116.8 km2), of which 45.07 square miles (116.7 km2) (or 99.96%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.04%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
- Sailor Springs (east three-quarters)
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains these twelve cemeteries: Ditter, Ingraham, Leonard, Levitte, McKinney, Reed, Saint Johns, Smith, Weidner, Wendelin-Holy Cross, Wesley and Woods.
- Clay City Community Unit District 10
- Jasper County Community Unit School District 1
- West Richland Community Unit School District 2
- Illinois' 19th congressional district
- State House District 108
- State Senate District 54
- "Pixley Township, Clay County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
- United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States National Atlas
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
||Bible Grove Township||South Muddy Township, Jasper County||Smallwood Township, Jasper County|
|Hoosier Township||Denver Township, Richland County|
|Stanford Township||Clay City Township||Noble Township, Richland County|