Salem Township, Carroll County, Illinois

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Salem Township
Township
Location in Carroll County
Location in Carroll County
Carroll County's location in Illinois
Carroll County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°03′38″N 89°55′25″W / 42.06056°N 89.92361°W / 42.06056; -89.92361Coordinates: 42°03′38″N 89°55′25″W / 42.06056°N 89.92361°W / 42.06056; -89.92361
Country United States
State Illinois
County Carroll
Government
 • Supervisor Merlyn Schreiner
Area
 • Total 35.57 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Land 35.56 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 797 ft (243 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 348
 • Density 9.8/sq mi (3.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61014, 61046, 61053
GNIS feature ID 0429701

Salem Township is one of twelve townships in Carroll County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 348 and it contained 169 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.57 square miles (92.1 km2), of which 35.56 square miles (92.1 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) 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 three cemeteries: Adams-Daggert, Oakville and Trinity Evangelical Lutheran.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Tautz Brothers Airport
  • Williard Nycum RLA Airport

School districts[edit]

  • Chadwick-Milledgeville Community Unit School District 399
  • Eastland Community Unit School District 308
  • West Carroll Community Unit School District 314

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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