Sycamore Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

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Sycamore Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′21″N 88°39′03″W / 42.02250°N 88.65083°W / 42.02250; -88.65083Coordinates: 42°01′21″N 88°39′03″W / 42.02250°N 88.65083°W / 42.02250; -88.65083
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total34.5 sq mi (89 km2)
 • Land34.24 sq mi (88.7 km2)
 • Water0.26 sq mi (0.7 km2)  0.75%
Elevation
879 ft (268 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total14,425
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
14,621
 • Density421.3/sq mi (162.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60135, 60145, 60178
FIPS code17-037-74236

Sycamore Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 14,425 and it contained 5,855 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.5 square miles (89 km2), of which 34.24 square miles (88.7 km2) (or 99.25%) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) (or 0.75%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

  • Barron
  • Charter Grove
  • Elmwood
  • Mount Carmel Sycamore

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Colonial Acres Airport
  • Willadae Farms Airport
  • Willis Airport

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201614,621[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Genoa-Kingston Community Unit School District 424
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Sycamore 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]