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Shoal Creek Township, Bond County, Illinois

Shoal Creek Township

Location in Bond County

Bond County's location in Illinois

Coordinates: 38°58′30″N 89°33′36″W / 38.97500°N 89.56000°W / 38.97500; -89.56000Coordinates: 38°58′30″N 89°33′36″W / 38.97500°N 89.56000°W / 38.97500; -89.56000

Country United States
State Illinois
County Bond
Settlement November 6, 1888
 • Total 58.25 sq mi (150.9 km2)
 • Land 58.23 sq mi (150.8 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.03%
Elevation 531 ft (162 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,783
 • Density 30.6/sq mi (11.8/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62019, 62074, 62086, 62246, 62275
GNIS feature ID 0429749

Shoal Creek Township is one of nine townships in Bond County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,783 and it contained 813 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 58.25 square miles (150.9 km2), of which 58.23 square miles (150.8 km2) (or 99.97%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[1]


Unincorporated towns


The township contains these seven cemeteries: Bethel, Coyle, Peterson, Sunny Side, Tisdale, Union and Wade.

Major highways

  • Illinois State Route 127

Airports and landing strips

  • Mueller Airport

School districts

  • Bond County Community Unit School District 2
  • Highland Community Unit School District 5
  • Hillsboro Community Unit School District 3

Political districts


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

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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