Shabbona Township, DeKalb County, Illinois
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
|Established||November 6, 1849|
|• Total||35.18 sq mi (91.1 km2)|
|• Land||34.59 sq mi (89.6 km2)|
|• Water||0.59 sq mi (1.5 km2) 1.68%|
|Elevation||889 ft (271 m)|
|• Density||42/sq mi (16/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|ZIP codes||60518, 60530, 60550, 60556|
|GNIS feature ID||0429734|
Shabbona Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,453 and it contained 603 housing units. The township contains the Chief Shabbona Forest Preserve and Shabbona Lake State Park.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.18 square miles (91.1 km2), of which 34.59 square miles (89.6 km2) (or 98.32%) is land and 0.59 square miles (1.5 km2) (or 1.68%) is water. The township is named after the Potawatomi tribal leader, Chief Shabbona.
Cities, towns, villages
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains these four cemeteries: Old English, Smith, Lee Calvary and Rose Hill.
- Indian Creek Community Unit District 425
- Illinois's 14th congressional district
- State House District 70
- State Senate District 35
- "Shabbona Township, DeKalb County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-07-04.
- United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
- United States National Atlas
- "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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