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Green Garden Township, Will County, Illinois

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Green Garden Township, Will County, Illinois

Green Garden Township
Country United States
State Illinois
County Will
Established 1884
 • Township 36.67 sq mi (95.0 km2)
 • Land 36.67 sq mi (95.0 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
 • Urban 2.0 sq mi (5 km2)
 • Metro 0.0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation 75 ft (75 m)
Population (2010)
 • Township 4,010
 • Density 109.4/sq mi (42.2/km2)
 • Urban 23
 • Metro o
  Subdivisions keep on being built.
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)

Green Garden Township is located in Will County, Illinois, between the villages of Manhattan and Monee and straight south of Frankfort. The center of the township is the intersection of Manhattan-Monee and Center roads. From the center, the township extends three miles (5 km) in each direction; north, west, south, and east, for a total of 36 square miles (93 km2). As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,010 and it contained 1,362 housing units.[1] Green Garden Township was formed from the eastern half of Trenton Township at an unknown date.


  • Geography 1
  • Education 2
  • References 3
  • External links 4


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.67 square miles (95.0 km2), all land.[1] Its major roads are U.S. Route 45, Center Road, Manhattan-Monee Road, and Harlem Avenue.


Green Garden is a part of Peotone Community School District 207 - U.


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External links

  • Will County Official Site
  • Illinois State Archives

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