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Council Hill Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

Council Hill Township
Township
Location in Jo Daviess County
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates:
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Government
 • Supervisor Roger Redington
Area
 • Total 16.4 sq mi (42 km2)
 • Land 16.4 sq mi (42 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 869 ft (265 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 141
 • Density 8.6/sq mi (3.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61036, 61075
GNIS feature ID 0428850

Council Hill Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 141 and it contained 82 housing units.[1] Its name changed from Scales Township on December 6, 1853.

Contents

  • Geography 1
    • Adjacent townships 1.1
    • Cemeteries 1.2
  • School districts 2
  • Political districts 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 16.4 square miles (42 km2), all land.[1]

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these two cemeteries: Council Hill and Grant Hill.

School districts

  • Galena Unit School District 120
  • Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211

Political districts

References

  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b

External links

  • Jo Daviess County official site
  • City-Data.com
  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
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