Zion Township, Lake County, Illinois
Location in Lake County
Lake County's location in Illinois
|Established||September 12, 1930|
|• Total||9.8 sq mi (25.4 km2)|
|• Land||9.8 sq mi (25.4 km2)|
|• Water||0 sq mi (0 km2)|
|Elevation||669 ft (204 m)|
|• Estimate (2016)||24,029|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
Zion Township is a township in Lake County, in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its boundaries correspond exactly to those of the city of Zion. As of the 2010 census, its population was 24,413. It was formed from Benton Township on September 12, 1930.
Zion Township covers an area of 8.2 square miles (21 km2). The stream of Kellogg Creek runs through this township. Camp Logan was located in this township.
The township contains two cemeteries: Lake Mound and Mt. Olivet Memorial Park.
- "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
- "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Zion township, Lake County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Retrieved December 19, 2012.
- Illinois State Archives Archived October 12, 2007, at the Wayback Machine.
- "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.