Twigg Township, Hamilton County, Illinois

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Twigg Township
Township
Location in Hamilton County
Location in Hamilton County
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Hamilton County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 37°59′43″N 88°32′26″W / 37.99528°N 88.54056°W / 37.99528; -88.54056Coordinates: 37°59′43″N 88°32′26″W / 37.99528°N 88.54056°W / 37.99528; -88.54056
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Hamilton
Established November 3, 1885
Area
 • Total 36.35 sq mi (94.1 km2)
 • Land 36.25 sq mi (93.9 km2)
 • Water 0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.28%
Elevation 377 ft (115 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 550
 • Density 15.9/sq mi (6.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62817, 62829, 62859
FIPS code 17-065-76472

Twigg Township is one of twelve townships in Hamilton County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 132 and it contained 71 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 18.44 square miles (47.8 km2), of which 18.39 square miles (47.6 km2) (or 99.73%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Digby and Marys Chapel.

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016 550 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Hamilton County Community Unit School District 10

Political districts[edit]

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. 

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