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Gold Hill Township, Gallatin County, Illinois

Gold Hill Township

Location in Gallatin County

Gallatin County's location in Illinois

Coordinates: 37°44′12″N 88°12′43″W / 37.73667°N 88.21194°W / 37.73667; -88.21194Coordinates: 37°44′12″N 88°12′43″W / 37.73667°N 88.21194°W / 37.73667; -88.21194

Country United States
State Illinois
County Gallatin
Established November 5, 1890
 • Total 35.26 sq mi (91.3 km2)
 • Land 34.93 sq mi (90.5 km2)
 • Water 0.33 sq mi (0.9 km2)  0.94%
Elevation 351 ft (107 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,708
 • Density 48.9/sq mi (18.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62954, 62979, 62984
GNIS feature ID 0429058

Gold Hill Township is one of ten townships in Gallatin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,708 and it contained 811 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.26 square miles (91.3 km2), of which 34.93 square miles (90.5 km2) (or 99.06%) is land and 0.33 square miles (0.85 km2) (or 0.94%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages


The township contains these four cemeteries: Kanady, McGhee, New Bradley Family and Westwood.

Major highways

  • Illinois Route 13

School districts

  • Gallatin Community Unit School District 7

Political districts


  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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