Pomona Township, Jackson County, Illinois

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Pomona Township
Township
Location in Jackson County
Location in Jackson County
Jackson County's location in Illinois
Jackson County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°38′32″N 89°20′53″W / 37.64222°N 89.34806°W / 37.64222; -89.34806Coordinates: 37°38′32″N 89°20′53″W / 37.64222°N 89.34806°W / 37.64222; -89.34806
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jackson
Established November 4, 1884
Area
 • Total 52.75 sq mi (136.6 km2)
 • Land 50.01 sq mi (129.5 km2)
 • Water 2.74 sq mi (7.1 km2)  5.19%
Elevation 505 ft (154 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 802
 • Density 16/sq mi (6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62901, 62905, 62958, 62966, 62975
GNIS feature ID 0429587

Pomona Township is one of sixteen townships in Jackson County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 802 and it contained 372 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 52.75 square miles (136.6 km2), of which 50.01 square miles (129.5 km2) (or 94.81%) is land and 2.74 square miles (7.1 km2) (or 5.19%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Dutch Ridge, Etherton, Hagler, Mount Pleasant and Stearns.

School districts[edit]

  • Cobden School Unit District 17
  • Murphysboro Community Unit School District 186

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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