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Mayfield Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

Mayfield Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeKalb
Established November 20, 1850
 • Total 35.16 sq mi (91.1 km2)
 • Land 34.94 sq mi (90.5 km2)
 • Water 0.22 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.63%
Elevation 883 ft (269 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 929
 • Density 26.6/sq mi (10.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60111, 60115, 60145, 60146, 60178
GNIS feature ID 0429345

Mayfield Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 929 and it contained 414 housing units.[1] Mayfield Township was renamed from Liberty Township on November 20, 1850.


  • Geography 1
    • Unincorporated towns 1.1
    • Cemeteries 1.2
    • Airports and landing strips 1.3
  • School districts 2
  • Political districts 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.16 square miles (91.1 km2), of which 34.94 square miles (90.5 km2) (or 99.37%) is land and 0.22 square miles (0.57 km2) (or 0.63%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns

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


The township contains these two cemeteries: Ault Road and Mayfield.

Airports and landing strips

  • Anderson Airport
  • Marx V Stott Airport

School districts

  • Genoa-Kingston Community Unit School District 424
  • Hiawatha Community Unit School District 426
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

Political districts


  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
  • DeKalb County Official Site
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