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Salina Township, Kankakee County, Illinois

Salina Township
Location in Kankakee County
Location in Kankakee County
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Kankakee County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kankakee
Established April 7, 1854
 • Supervisor Jerald Dau
 • Total 36.59 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Land 36.59 sq mi (94.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 617 ft (188 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,396
 • Density 38.1/sq mi (14.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60481, 60901, 60913, 60935, 60941
GNIS feature ID 0429704

Salina Township is one of seventeen townships in Kankakee County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,396 and it contained 537 housing units.[1] It was formed from part of Limestone Township on April 7, 1854.


  • Geography 1
    • Cities, towns, villages 1.1
    • Unincorporated towns 1.2
    • Adjacent townships 1.3
    • Cemeteries 1.4
    • Major highways 1.5
    • Airports and landing strips 1.6
    • Landmarks 1.7
  • Government 2
  • Political districts 3
  • School districts 4
  • References 5
  • External links 6


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.59 square miles (94.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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

Adjacent townships


The township contains these three cemeteries: Beach, Bonfield and Maple Grove.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

  • Hawker Airport



The township is governed by an elected Town Board of a Supervisor and four Trustees. The Township also has an elected Assessor, Clerk, Highway Commissioner and Supervisor. The Township Office is located at 3388 North 10000 West Road, Bonfield, IL 60913.

Political districts

School districts

  • Herscher Community Unit School District 2


  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b

External links

  • Kankankee County Official Site
  • Illinois State Archives
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