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Mazon Township, Grundy County, Illinois

Mazon Township

Location in Grundy County

Grundy County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Grundy
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 35.5 sq mi (92 km2)
 • Land 35.14 sq mi (91.0 km2)
 • Water 0.36 sq mi (0.9 km2)  1.01%
Elevation 584 ft (178 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,487
 • Density 42.3/sq mi (16.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60424, 60444, 60450, 60479
GNIS feature ID 0429346

Mazon Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,487 and it contained 621 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.5 square miles (92 km2), of which 35.14 square miles (91.0 km2) (or 98.99%) is land and 0.36 square miles (0.93 km2) (or 1.01%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages


The township contains these four cemeteries: Brookside, Old Mazon, Ward and Wheeler.

Major highways

  • Illinois Route 47

Airports and landing strips

  • J B Fillman Airport

School districts

  • Coal City Community Unit School District 1

Political districts


  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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