Walnut Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Walnut Township
Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°32′23″N 89°33′55″W / 41.53972°N 89.56528°W / 41.53972; -89.56528Coordinates: 41°32′23″N 89°33′55″W / 41.53972°N 89.56528°W / 41.53972; -89.56528
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 36.91 sq mi (95.6 km2)
 • Land 36.86 sq mi (95.5 km2)
 • Water 0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 771 ft (235 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,752
 • Density 47.5/sq mi (18.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61349, 61376
GNIS feature ID 0429887

Walnut Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,752 and it contained 745 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.91 square miles (95.6 km2), of which 36.86 square miles (95.5 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.04 square miles (0.10 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Red Oak and Walnut.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Bureau Valley Community Unit School District 340

Political districts[edit]

References[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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