Wethersfield Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Wethersfield Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°11′32″N 89°55′26″W / 41.19222°N 89.92389°W / 41.19222; -89.92389Coordinates: 41°11′32″N 89°55′26″W / 41.19222°N 89.92389°W / 41.19222; -89.92389
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
 • Total 35.57 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Land 35.57 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 820 ft (250 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,935
 • Density 110.6/sq mi (42.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61434, 61443
GNIS feature ID 0429922

Wethersfield Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,935 and it contained 1,827 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.57 square miles (92.1 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these four cemeteries: Cavanagh, Evergreen Memory Garden, Saxon and Wethersfield.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Kewanee Municipal Airport


  • Windmont Park

School districts[edit]

  • Galva Community Unit School District 224
  • Stark County Community Unit School District 100
  • Wethersfield Community Unit School District 230

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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