Shawnee Township, Gallatin County, Illinois

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Shawnee Township
Township
Location in Gallatin County
Location in Gallatin County
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Gallatin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°44′59″N 88°06′18″W / 37.74972°N 88.10500°W / 37.74972; -88.10500Coordinates: 37°44′59″N 88°06′18″W / 37.74972°N 88.10500°W / 37.74972; -88.10500
Country United States
State Illinois
County Gallatin
Established November 5, 1890
Area
 • Total 24.24 sq mi (62.8 km2)
 • Land 23.47 sq mi (60.8 km2)
 • Water 0.77 sq mi (2.0 km2)  3.18%
Elevation 335 ft (102 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 211
 • Density 9.8/sq mi (3.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62984
FIPS code 17-059-69069

Shawnee Township is one of ten townships in Gallatin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 230 and it contained 137 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 24.24 square miles (62.8 km2), of which 23.47 square miles (60.8 km2) (or 96.82%) is land and 0.77 square miles (2.0 km2) (or 3.18%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Immaculate Conception Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

Rivers[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Big Lake
  • Black Lake
  • Fehrer Lake
  • Fish Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • Fairgrounds

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 211 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Gallatin Community Unit School District 7

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

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