Rural Township, Shelby County, Illinois

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Rural Township
Township
Map highlighting Rural Township, Shelby County, Illinois.svg
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 39°28′45″N 88°58′13″W / 39.47917°N 88.97028°W / 39.47917; -88.97028Coordinates: 39°28′45″N 88°58′13″W / 39.47917°N 88.97028°W / 39.47917; -88.97028
Country United States
State Illinois
County Shelby
Organized November 8, 1859
Area
 • Total 34.62 sq mi (89.7 km2)
 • Land 34.61 sq mi (89.6 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)
Elevation 640 ft (200 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 333
 • Density 9.8/sq mi (3.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code XXXXX
Area code(s) 217
FIPS code 17-173-66313

Rural Township is located in Shelby County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 339 and it contained 138 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.62 square miles (89.7 km2), of which 34.61 square miles (89.6 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 333 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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