Pixley Township, Clay County, Illinois

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Pixley Township
Township
Location in Clay County
Location in Clay County
Clay County's location in Illinois
Clay County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°47′N 88°19′W / 38.783°N 88.317°W / 38.783; -88.317Coordinates: 38°47′N 88°19′W / 38.783°N 88.317°W / 38.783; -88.317
Country United States
State Illinois
County Clay
Established November 5, 1861
Area
 • 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)
Population (2010)
 • Total 589
 • 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

Pixley Township is one of twelve townships in Clay County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 589 and it contained 284 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

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.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these twelve cemeteries: Ditter, Ingraham, Leonard, Levitte, McKinney, Reed, Saint Johns, Smith, Weidner, Wendelin-Holy Cross, Wesley and Woods.

School districts[edit]

  • Clay City Community Unit District 10
  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1
  • West Richland Community Unit School District 2

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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