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Wabash Township, Clark County, Illinois

Wabash Township

Location in Clark County

Clark County's location in Illinois

Coordinates: 39°24′38″N 87°36′16″W / 39.41056°N 87.60444°W / 39.41056; -87.60444Coordinates: 39°24′38″N 87°36′16″W / 39.41056°N 87.60444°W / 39.41056; -87.60444

Country United States
State Illinois
County Clark
Established November 7, 1854
 • Total 73.13 sq mi (189.4 km2)
 • Land 73 sq mi (190 km2)
 • Water 0.14 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.19%
Elevation 561 ft (171 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 2,257
 • Density 30.9/sq mi (11.9/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 62423, 62441
GNIS feature ID 0429878

Wabash Township is one of fifteen townships in Clark County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,257 and it contained 1,033 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 73.13 square miles (189.4 km2), of which 73 square miles (190 km2) (or 99.82%) is land and 0.14 square miles (0.36 km2) (or 0.19%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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


The township contains these eleven cemeteries: Asbury, Big Creek, Black, Cumberland, Dean, Dennison, Farris, Liffick, Livingston, Mackey and Thompson.

Major highways

  • Interstate 70
  • US Route 40
  • Illinois Route 1

Airports and landing strips

  • Kibler Airport

School districts

  • Marshall Community Unit School District #C-2

Political districts


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

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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