York Township, DuPage County, Illinois

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York Township
Township
Location in DuPage County
Location in DuPage County
DuPage County's location in Illinois
DuPage County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°51′38″N 87°58′32″W / 41.86056°N 87.97556°W / 41.86056; -87.97556Coordinates: 41°51′38″N 87°58′32″W / 41.86056°N 87.97556°W / 41.86056; -87.97556
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DuPage
Settled November 6, 1849
Government
 • Supervisor John W. Valle
Area
 • Total 35.67 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Land 35.07 sq mi (90.8 km2)
 • Water 0.61 sq mi (1.6 km2)  1.71%
Elevation 712 ft (217 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 125,762
 • Density 3,520.4/sq mi (1,359.2/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes 60126, 60137, 60148, 60181, 60515, 60521, 60523, 60559
FIPS code 17-043-83947

York Township is one of nine townships in DuPage County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 123,449 and it contained 51,557 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.67 square miles (92.4 km2), of which 35.07 square miles (90.8 km2) (or 98.32%) is land and 0.61 square miles (1.6 km2) (or 1.71%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these twelve cemeteries: Allerton Ridge Memorial Park, Babcock's Grove, Boeger, Brownswood, Chapel Hill Gardens West, College, Glos, Saint Johns, Saint Marys Elmhurst, Saint Marys Lombard, Trinity Lutheran and Zion Evangelical.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Chicago Bridge and Iron Heliport
  • J W Scott Heliport
  • Lombard Airport (historical)
  • McDonalds Plaza Heliport
  • Official Airline Guides Heliport
  • Waste Management Inc Heliport

Lakes[edit]

  • Mays Lake
  • Teal Lake

Landmarks[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016125,762[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Elmhurst School District 205
  • Westmont Community Unit School District 201
  • DuPage High School District 88 (Willowbrook High School)

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "York 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]