Taylor Township, Ogle County, Illinois

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Taylor Township
Location of Taylor Township in Ogle County
Location of Taylor Township in Ogle County
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 41°54′35″N 89°20′09″W / 41.90972°N 89.33583°W / 41.90972; -89.33583Coordinates: 41°54′35″N 89°20′09″W / 41.90972°N 89.33583°W / 41.90972; -89.33583
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyOgle
OrganizedNovember 6, 1849
Government
 • MayorJo Ann Reynolds
Area
 • Total15.59 sq mi (40.4 km2)
 • Land15.24 sq mi (39.5 km2)
 • Water0.34 sq mi (0.9 km2)
Elevation
738 ft (225 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
931
 • Density63.2/sq mi (24.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-141-74535

Taylor Township is located in Ogle County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 963 and it contained 488 housing units.[2] A referendum to merge Taylor Township with neighboring LaFayette Township failed when Taylor voted against the referendum. The referendum was approved in LaFayette.[3]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 15.59 square miles (40.4 km2), of which 15.24 square miles (39.5 km2) (or 97.75%) is land and 0.34 square miles (0.88 km2) (or 2.18%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016931[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[4]

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. ^ Matherly, Brenda (November 6, 2016). "Consolidation on the Ballot" (PDF). LINK: Local Information, News and Know-How. Illinois Farm Bureau. Retrieved June 3, 2017.
  4. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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