Selby Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Selby Township
Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°21′45″N 89°19′53″W / 41.36250°N 89.33139°W / 41.36250; -89.33139Coordinates: 41°21′45″N 89°19′53″W / 41.36250°N 89.33139°W / 41.36250; -89.33139
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.15 sq mi (93.6 km2)
 • Land 35.94 sq mi (93.1 km2)
 • Water 0.21 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.58%
Elevation 659 ft (201 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,536
 • Density 70.6/sq mi (27.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61322, 61356, 61359, 61362
GNIS feature ID 0429727

Selby Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,536 and it contained 971 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.15 square miles (93.6 km2), of which 35.94 square miles (93.1 km2) (or 99.42%) is land and 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2) (or 0.58%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these six cemeteries: Artestian Well, De Pue Village, Evangelical and Reformed, Hollowayville, Saint Johns Lutheran and Searl Ridge.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Foley Airport

Landmarks[edit]

  • Lake Park
  • White City Park

School districts[edit]

  • Depue Community Unit School District 103

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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