Wauponsee Township, Grundy County, Illinois

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Wauponsee Township
Location in Grundy County
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°19′16″N 88°25′08″W / 41.32111°N 88.41889°W / 41.32111; -88.41889Coordinates: 41°19′16″N 88°25′08″W / 41.32111°N 88.41889°W / 41.32111; -88.41889
Country United States
State Illinois
County Grundy
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 27.98 sq mi (72.5 km2)
 • Land 26.79 sq mi (69.4 km2)
 • Water 1.19 sq mi (3.1 km2)  4.25%
Elevation 551 ft (168 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,423
 • Density 90.4/sq mi (34.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60444, 60450
GNIS feature ID 0429904

Wauponsee Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,423 and it contained 939 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 27.98 square miles (72.5 km2), of which 26.79 square miles (69.4 km2) (or 95.75%) is land and 1.19 square miles (3.1 km2) (or 4.25%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains Sample Cemetery.

Major highways[edit]

School districts[edit]

  • Coal City Community Unit School District 1

Morris High School and Morris Elementary School District

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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