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Mazon Township, Grundy County, Illinois

Mazon Township
Township

Location in Grundy County

Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates:
Country United States
State Illinois
County Grundy
Established November 6, 1849
Area
 • 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]

Geography

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

Cemeteries

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

References

  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

  • City-Data.com
  • Illinois State Archives
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