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Foster Township, Madison County, Illinois

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Foster Township, Madison County, Illinois

Foster Township
Country United States
State Illinois
County Madison
Elevation 548 ft (167 m)
Coordinates 57|46|N|90|05|59|W|type:city(4091)_region:US-IL name=


Area 31.34 sq mi (81.2 km2)
 - land 30.86 sq mi (80 km2)
 - water 0.48 sq mi (1 km2)
Population 4,091 (2010)
Density 132.6 / sq mi (51.2 / km2)
Settled November 2, 1875
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Location in Madison County
Location of Foster Township in Illinois
Location of Illinois in the United States

Foster Township is located in Madison County, Illinois, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,091 and it contained 1,663 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 31.34 square miles (81.2 km2), of which 30.86 square miles (79.9 km2) (or 98.47%) is land and 0.48 square miles (1.2 km2) (or 1.53%) is water.[1]


External links

  • Illinois State Archives

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