Westfield Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Westfield Township
Township
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°27′34″N 89°13′20″W / 41.45944°N 89.22222°W / 41.45944; -89.22222Coordinates: 41°27′34″N 89°13′20″W / 41.45944°N 89.22222°W / 41.45944; -89.22222
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 34.74 sq mi (90.0 km2)
 • Land 34.73 sq mi (90.0 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 699 ft (213 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 941
 • Density 27.1/sq mi (10.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61312, 61317, 61330
GNIS feature ID 0429915

Westfield Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 941 and it contained 425 housing units.[1]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.74 square miles (90.0 km2), of which 34.73 square miles (90.0 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]

Cities[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these five cemeteries: Arlington, Bereans, Calvery Catholic, Cherry Miner's and Lost Grove.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Funfsinn Airport
  • Gerald H Hamer Airport
  • Hahn Airport

School districts[edit]

  • La Moille Community Unit School District 303
  • Mendota Elementary School District 289
  • Mendota High School District 280

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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