Teutopolis Township, Effingham County, Illinois

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Village of Teutopolis and Township
Nickname(s): T-town
Motto: A Great Place To Live
Location in Effingham County
Location in Effingham County
Effingham County's location in Illinois
Effingham County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°08′N 88°30′W / 39.133°N 88.500°W / 39.133; -88.500Coordinates: 39°08′N 88°30′W / 39.133°N 88.500°W / 39.133; -88.500
Country United States
State Illinois
County Effingham
 • Total 17.04 sq mi (44.1 km2)
 • Land 17.04 sq mi (44.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 597 ft (182 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,605
 • Density 152.9/sq mi (59.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62401, 62467
GNIS feature ID 0429830

Teutopolis Township is one of fifteen townships in Effingham County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,605 and it contained 965 housing units.[1] It was formed from Douglas Township.


According to the 2010 census, the township (E½ T8N R6E) has a total area of 17.04 square miles (44.1 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]


The township contains these two cemeteries: Saint Francis and Wood Lawn.

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School districts[edit]

  • Effingham Community Unit School District 40
  • Teutopolis Community Unit School District 50

Political districts[edit]


  1. ^ 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. 

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