Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Squaw Grove Township
Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°45′29″N 88°39′22″W / 41.75806°N 88.65611°W / 41.75806; -88.65611Coordinates: 41°45′29″N 88°39′22″W / 41.75806°N 88.65611°W / 41.75806; -88.65611
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 35.09 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land 34.92 sq mi (90.4 km2)
 • Water 0.17 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.48%
Elevation 771 ft (235 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 2,792
 • Density 80.2/sq mi (31.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60119, 60511, 60520, 60548, 60552
FIPS code 17-037-72182

Squaw Grove Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,802 and it contained 1,123 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.09 square miles (90.9 km2), of which 34.92 square miles (90.4 km2) (or 99.52%) is land and 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2) (or 0.48%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these three cemeteries: Greenwood, Immauel Lutheran and Miller.

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Ballek Landing Area
  • Hinckley Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 2,792 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Hinckley-Big Rock Community Unit School District 429
  • Indian Creek Community Unit District 425
  • Sandwich Community Unit School District 430

Political districts[edit]

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