Winfield Township, DuPage County, Illinois

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Winfield Township
Location in DuPage County
Location in DuPage County
DuPage County's location in Illinois
DuPage County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°51′23″N 88°12′15″W / 41.85639°N 88.20417°W / 41.85639; -88.20417Coordinates: 41°51′23″N 88°12′15″W / 41.85639°N 88.20417°W / 41.85639; -88.20417
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDuPage
SettledNovember 6, 1849
Government
 • SupervisorDona L. Smith
Area
 • Total36.19 sq mi (93.7 km2)
 • Land34.8 sq mi (90 km2)
 • Water1.39 sq mi (3.6 km2)  3.84%
Elevation
709 ft (216 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
46,727
 • Density1,328.6/sq mi (513.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60185, 60187, 60190, 60504, 60510, 60555, 60563
FIPS code17-043-82413

Winfield Township is one of nine townships in DuPage County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 46,233 and it contained 15,856 housing units.[2] It is the least populous of the DuPage County Townships.

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.19 square miles (93.7 km2), of which 34.8 square miles (90 km2) (or 96.16%) is land and 1.39 square miles (3.6 km2) (or 3.84%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjoining Townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Assumption, Big Woods, Calvary, Glen Oak, Oakwood, Pioneer and Warrenville.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

Lakes[edit]

  • Loveless Lake
  • Spring Lake

Landmarks[edit]

  • DuPage County Forest Preserve - Kline Creek Farm
  • DuPage County Forest Preserve - Roy C Blackwell Preserve
  • Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory
  • Illinois Department of Corrections Youth Center (north quarter)

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201646,727[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Community High School District 94
  • Winfield Elementary School District 34
  • West Chicago Elementary School District 33
  • Community Unit School District 200
  • Indian Prairie Community Unit School District 204

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Winfield Township, DuPage County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
  • United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]