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Appanoose Township, Hancock County, Illinois

Appanoose Township is one of twenty-four townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 435 and it contained 232 housing units.[2]

Appanoose Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°35′25″N 91°17′55″W / 40.59028°N 91.29861°W / 40.59028; -91.29861Coordinates: 40°35′25″N 91°17′55″W / 40.59028°N 91.29861°W / 40.59028; -91.29861
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyHancock
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total30.34 sq mi (78.6 km2)
 • Land25.52 sq mi (66.1 km2)
 • Water4.82 sq mi (12.5 km2)  15.89%
Elevation
686 ft (209 m)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
419
 • Density17/sq mi (7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62330, 62354, 62358
FIPS code17-067-01621

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GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 30.34 square miles (78.6 km2), of which 25.52 square miles (66.1 km2) (or 84.11%) is land and 4.82 square miles (12.5 km2) (or 15.89%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated townsEdit

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

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains Appanoose Cemetery.

Major highwaysEdit

Airports and landing stripsEdit

  • Sineles Sunset Strip
  • Winchester Airport

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
Est. 2016419[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

  • Nauvoo-Colusa Community Unit School District 325

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • "Appanoose Township". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-20.
  • United States National Atlas

External linksEdit