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Vance Township, Vermilion County, Illinois

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Vance Township, Vermilion County, Illinois

Vance Township
Location in Vermilion County
Location in Vermilion County
Country United States
State Illinois
County Vermilion
Created 1866
 • Total 40.03 sq mi (103.7 km2)
 • Land 39.96 sq mi (103.5 km2)
 • Water 0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation 666 ft (203 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,057
 • Density 26.5/sq mi (10.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
GNIS feature ID 0429861

Vance Township is a township in Vermilion County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,057 and it contained 457 housing units.[1]


  • History 1
  • Geography 2
    • Cities and towns 2.1
    • Adjacent townships 2.2
    • Cemeteries 2.3
    • Airports and landing strips 2.4
  • References 3
  • External links 4


Vance Township was created in 1866.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 40.03 square miles (103.7 km2), of which 39.96 square miles (103.5 km2) (or 99.83%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[1]

Cities and towns

Adjacent townships


The township contains two cemeteries: Bodkin and Davis.

Airports and landing strips

  • Catlett Landing Strip
  • Rockin 'B' Farms Airport


  • U.S. Board on Geographic Names (GNIS)
  • United States Census Bureau cartographic boundary files
  1. ^ a b

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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