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Stratton Township, Edgar County, Illinois

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Stratton Township, Edgar County, Illinois

Stratton Township
Location in Edgar County
Location in Edgar County
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Edgar
Established November 4, 1856
 • Total 24.8 sq mi (64 km2)
 • Land 24.8 sq mi (64 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 666 ft (203 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 481
 • Density 19.4/sq mi (7.5/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61944
GNIS feature ID 0429804

Stratton Township is one of fifteen townships in Edgar County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 481 and it contained 230 housing units.[1] The name of the township was Wayne Township until May 9, 1857.


  • Geography 1
    • Cities, towns, villages 1.1
    • Extinct towns 1.2
    • Cemeteries 1.3
    • Major highways 1.4
  • School districts 2
  • Political districts 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 24.8 square miles (64 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Extinct towns

  • Kentucky


The township contains these three cemeteries: Blackburn, Little Grove and Pryor. There have been records found for Oak Grove, Whalen, and Wilkins.

Major highways

School districts

  • Paris Community Unit School District 4

Political districts


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

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
  • Edgar County Official Site
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