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Fall Creek Township, Adams County, Illinois

Fall Creek Township
Township
Fall Creek, seen from the Illinois Route 57 bridge
Fall Creek, seen from the Illinois Route 57 bridge
Location in Adams County
Location in Adams County
Adams County's location in Illinois
Adams County's location in Illinois
Coordinates:
Country United States
State Illinois
County Adams
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • Total 38.83 sq mi (100.6 km2)
 • Land 36.43 sq mi (94.4 km2)
 • Water 2.4 sq mi (6 km2)  6.18%
Elevation 479 ft (146 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 529
 • Density 14.5/sq mi (5.6/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62301, 62360
GNIS feature ID 0428989

Fall Creek Township is one of twenty-two townships in Adams County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 529 and it contained 234 housing units.[1]

Contents

  • Geography 1
    • Unincorporated towns 1.1
    • Cemeteries 1.2
    • Major highways 1.3
    • Rivers 1.4
  • School districts 2
  • Political districts 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 38.83 square miles (100.6 km2), of which 36.43 square miles (94.4 km2) (or 93.82%) is land and 2.4 square miles (6.2 km2) (or 6.18%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns

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

Cemeteries

The township contains four cemeteries: Bluff Hall, Craigtown, Fall Creek Chapel and Thompson.

Major highways

Rivers

School districts

  • Payson Community Unit School District 1

Political districts

References

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

External links

  • List of Adams County township trustees
  • City-Data.com
  • Illinois State Archives
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