Wheatland Township, Bureau County, Illinois

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Wheatland Township
Township
Lone Tree School, now the township hall
Lone Tree School, now the township hall
Location in Bureau County
Location in Bureau County
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Bureau County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°11′58″N 89°30′01″W / 41.19944°N 89.50028°W / 41.19944; -89.50028Coordinates: 41°11′58″N 89°30′01″W / 41.19944°N 89.50028°W / 41.19944; -89.50028
Country United States
State Illinois
County Bureau
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 17.83 sq mi (46.2 km2)
 • Land 17.82 sq mi (46.2 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 682 ft (208 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 135
 • Density 7.6/sq mi (2.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61368, 61421, 61537, 61560
GNIS feature ID 0429924

Wheatland Township is one of twenty-five townships in Bureau County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 135 and it contained 67 housing units.[1] Wheatland Township was originally part of Milo Township, and became a separate township on an unknown date.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 17.83 square miles (46.2 km2), of which 17.82 square miles (46.2 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these two cemeteries: Hunter and Lone Tree.

School districts[edit]

  • Bradford Community Unit School District 1
  • Henry-Senachwine Community Unit School District 5
  • Princeton Elementary School District 115 and Princeton High School District 500

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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