Russell Township, Lawrence County, Illinois

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Russell Township
Township
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°48′N 87°34′W / 38.800°N 87.567°W / 38.800; -87.567Coordinates: 38°48′N 87°34′W / 38.800°N 87.567°W / 38.800; -87.567
Country United States
State Illinois
County Lawrence
Settled November 4, 1856
Area
 • Total 36.25 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Land 35.88 sq mi (92.9 km2)
 • Water 0.37 sq mi (1.0 km2)
Elevation 420 ft (130 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 427
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-101-66378

Russell Township is located in Lawrence County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 450 and it contained 223 housing units.[2] The township includes the village of Russellville on the Wabash River.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.25 square miles (93.9 km2), of which 35.88 square miles (92.9 km2) (or 98.98%) is land and 0.37 square miles (0.96 km2) (or 1.02%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 427 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. 
  2. ^ 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. 
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016. 

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