Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Squaw Grove 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
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total35.09 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land34.92 sq mi (90.4 km2)
 • Water0.17 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.48%
Elevation
771 ft (235 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total2,802
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,792
 • Density80.2/sq mi (31.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60119, 60511, 60520, 60548, 60552
FIPS code17-037-72182

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]

  • Greenwood
  • Immanuel Lutheran
  • Miller

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Ballek Landing Area
  • Hinckley Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20162,792[1]
US 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]

References[edit]

  • "Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County". US Census Bureau. Retrieved 28 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]