Bourbon Township, Douglas County, Illinois

Bourbon Township is one of nine townships in Douglas County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,124 and it contained 1,352 housing units.[2]

Bourbon Township
Location in Douglas County
Location in Douglas County
Douglas County's location in Illinois
Douglas County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°42′11″N 88°24′51″W / 39.70306°N 88.41417°W / 39.70306; -88.41417Coordinates: 39°42′11″N 88°24′51″W / 39.70306°N 88.41417°W / 39.70306; -88.41417
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDouglas
EstablishedNovember 5, 1867
Area
 • Total43.1 sq mi (112 km2)
 • Land43.08 sq mi (111.6 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.05%
Elevation
666 ft (203 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
4,092
 • Density95.7/sq mi (36.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
61910, 61911, 61953
FIPS code17-041-07458

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 43.1 square miles (112 km2), of which 43.08 square miles (111.6 km2) (or 99.95%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.05%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Unincorporated townsEdit

Extinct townsEdit

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains these six cemeteries: Bourbon, Campbell, Fillmore, Miller, Yoder and Yoder.

Major highwaysEdit

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)4,092[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

  • Arcola Consolidated Unit School District 306
  • Arthur Community Unit School District 305

Political districtsEdit

  • State House District 110
  • State Senate District 55

ReferencesEdit

  • "Bourbon Township, Douglas County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External linksEdit