Suez Township, Mercer County, Illinois

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Suez Township
Township
Location in Mercer County
Location in Mercer County
Mercer County's location in Illinois
Mercer County's location in Illinois
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyMercer
EstablishedNovember 8, 1853
Area
 • Total37.11 sq mi (96.1 km2)
 • Land37.11 sq mi (96.1 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
567
 • Density16/sq mi (6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-131-73339

Suez Township is located in Mercer County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 595 and it contained 277 housing units.[2] Suez Township changed its name from Palmyra Township sometime before 1921.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.11 square miles (96.1 km2), all land.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016567[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External links[edit]

Coordinates: 41°06′44″N 90°36′29″W / 41.11222°N 90.60806°W / 41.11222; -90.60806