Stevenson Township, Marion County, Illinois

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Stevenson Township
Township
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°36′N 88°52′W / 38.600°N 88.867°W / 38.600; -88.867Coordinates: 38°36′N 88°52′W / 38.600°N 88.867°W / 38.600; -88.867
Country United States
State Illinois
County Marion
Settled November 4, 1873
Area
 • Total 36.71 sq mi (95.1 km2)
 • Land 36.68 sq mi (95.0 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation 535 ft (163 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 1,261
 • Density 35.5/sq mi (13.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-121-72598

Stevenson Township is located in Marion County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,301 and it contained 516 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

Stevenson Township (T2N R3E) is centered at 38°36'N 88°52'W (38.602, -88.864). It is traversed east-west by U.S. Route 50. According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.71 square miles (95.1 km2), of which 36.68 square miles (95.0 km2) (or 99.92%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 1,261 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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