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Honey Creek Township, Crawford County, Illinois


Honey Creek Township, Crawford County, Illinois

Honey Creek Township

Location in Crawford County

Crawford County's location in Illinois

Coordinates: 38°54′11″N 87°43′43″W / 38.90306°N 87.72861°W / 38.90306; -87.72861Coordinates: 38°54′11″N 87°43′43″W / 38.90306°N 87.72861°W / 38.90306; -87.72861

Country United States
State Illinois
County Crawford
Established June 21, 1869
 • Total 48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Land 48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 554 ft (169 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,563
 • Density 32.3/sq mi (12.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62427, 62454
GNIS feature ID 0429144

Honey Creek Township is one of ten townships in Crawford County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,563 and it contained 672 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 48.32 square miles (125.1 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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


The township contains these ten cemeteries: Beckwith, Cecedar, Good Hope, Jones, Nuttle, Port Jackson, Rich, Sears, Swearingen and Tohill.

Major highways

  • Illinois Route 1

School districts

  • Lawrence County Community Unit District 20
  • Oblong Community Unit School District 4
  • Palestine Community Unit School District 3
  • Robinson Community Unit School District 2

Political districts


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

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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