Yorktown Township, Henry County, Illinois

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Yorktown Township
Location in Henry County
Location in Henry County
Henry County's location in Illinois
Henry County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°32′15″N 89°54′59″W / 41.53750°N 89.91639°W / 41.53750; -89.91639Coordinates: 41°32′15″N 89°54′59″W / 41.53750°N 89.91639°W / 41.53750; -89.91639
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
 • Total 35.68 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Land 35.68 sq mi (92.4 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 630 ft (192 m)
Population (2010)
 • Estimate (2016)[1] 422
 • Density 12.1/sq mi (4.7/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes 61234, 61250, 61277, 61283
FIPS code 17-073-84012

Yorktown Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 431 and it contained 190 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.68 square miles (92.4 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]


The township contains these two cemeteries: Hooppole and Saint Marys.

Major highways[edit]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016422[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Annawan Community Unit School District 226
  • Geneseo Community Unit School District 228
  • Prophetstown-Lyndon-Tampico Community Unit School District 3

Political districts[edit]


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