Troy Township, Will County, Illinois

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Troy Township
Township
Location in Will County
Location in Will County
Country United States
State Illinois
County Will
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 35.38 sq mi (91.6 km2)
 • Land 34.75 sq mi (90.0 km2)
 • Water 0.63 sq mi (1.6 km2)  1.78%
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 47,447
 • Density 1,323.5/sq mi (511.0/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
FIPS code 17-197-76212

Troy Township is located in Will County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 45,991 and it contained 17,522 housing units.[2] It contains the western edge of the city of Joliet and the entirety of the village of Shorewood.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.38 square miles (91.6 km2), of which 34.75 square miles (90.0 km2) (or 98.22%) is land and 0.63 square miles (1.6 km2) (or 1.78%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201647,447[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

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Coordinates: 41°30′27″N 88°11′48″W / 41.50750°N 88.19667°W / 41.50750; -88.19667