South Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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South Grove Township
Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 20, 1850
Area
 • Total 34.48 sq mi (89.3 km2)
 • Land 34.41 sq mi (89.1 km2)
 • Water 0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 912 ft (278 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 513
 • Density 14.9/sq mi (5.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60111, 60129, 60146, 60150
FIPS code 17-037-70837

South Grove Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 512 and it contained 209 housing units.[2] South Grove Township was renamed from Vernon Township on November 20, 1850.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.48 square miles (89.3 km2), of which 34.41 square miles (89.1 km2) (or 99.80%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Greenview and South Grove.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Vodden Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 513 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Dekalb Community Unit School District 428
  • Hiawatha Community Unit School District 426
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

Political districts[edit]

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