Salina Township, Kankakee County, Illinois

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Salina Township
Location in Kankakee County
Location in Kankakee County
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°10′N 88°4′W / 41.167°N 88.067°W / 41.167; -88.067Coordinates: 41°10′N 88°4′W / 41.167°N 88.067°W / 41.167; -88.067
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kankakee
Established April 7, 1854
 • Supervisor Jerald Dau
 • Total 36.59 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Land 36.59 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 617 ft (188 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,396
 • Density 38.1/sq mi (14.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60481, 60901, 60913, 60935, 60941
GNIS feature ID 0429704

Salina Township[pronunciation?] is one of seventeen townships in Kankakee County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,396 and it contained 537 housing units.[1] It was formed from part of Limestone Township on April 7, 1854.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.59 square miles (94.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these three cemeteries: Beach, Bonfield and Maple Grove.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Hawker Airport



The township is governed by an elected Town Board of a Supervisor and four Trustees. The Township also has an elected Assessor, Clerk, Highway Commissioner and Supervisor. The Township Office is located at 3388 North 10000 West Road, Bonfield, IL 60913.

Political districts[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Herscher Community Unit School District 2


  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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