Wards Grove Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Wards Grove Township
Township
Location in Jo Daviess County
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°20′06″N 89°57′40″W / 42.33500°N 89.96111°W / 42.33500; -89.96111Coordinates: 42°20′06″N 89°57′40″W / 42.33500°N 89.96111°W / 42.33500; -89.96111
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Government
 • Supervisor Richard Lyons
Area
 • Total 17.89 sq mi (46.3 km2)
 • Land 17.89 sq mi (46.3 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 961 ft (293 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 224
 • Density 12.5/sq mi (4.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61044, 61048, 61085
GNIS feature ID 0429893

Wards Grove Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 224 and it contained 103 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 17.89 square miles (46.3 km2), all land.[1]

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains Blair Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Pearl City Community Unit School District 200
  • Stockton Community Unit School District 206

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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