Sangamon Valley Township, Cass County, Illinois

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Sangamon Valley Township
Township
Location in Cass County
Location in Cass County
Cass County's location in Illinois
Cass County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°00′34″N 90°12′53″W / 40.00944°N 90.21472°W / 40.00944; -90.21472Coordinates: 40°00′34″N 90°12′53″W / 40.00944°N 90.21472°W / 40.00944; -90.21472
Country United States
State Illinois
County Cass
Established November 6, 1923
Area
 • Total 39.81 sq mi (103.1 km2)
 • Land 39.71 sq mi (102.8 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.25%
Elevation 620 ft (189 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 328
 • Density 8.3/sq mi (3.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62618, 62627, 62691
GNIS feature ID 0429712

Sangamon Valley Township is one of eleven townships in Cass County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 328 and it contained 191 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 39.81 square miles (103.1 km2), of which 39.71 square miles (102.8 km2) (or 99.75%) is land and 0.1 square miles (0.26 km2) (or 0.25%) 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: Cauby, Powell and Walnut Ridge.

Major highways[edit]

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Cottonwood Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • Panther Creek Conservation Area (west three-quarters)
  • Panther Creek State Wildlife Refuge

School districts[edit]

  • A C Central Community Unit School District 262
  • Beardstown Community Unit School District 15
  • Virginia Community Unit School District 64

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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