Crooked Creek Township, Jasper County, Illinois

Crooked Creek Township is one of eleven townships in Jasper County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 721 and it contained 340 housing units.[2]

Crooked Creek Township
Location in Jasper County
Location in Jasper County
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°07′05″N 88°07′54″W / 39.11806°N 88.13167°W / 39.11806; -88.13167Coordinates: 39°07′05″N 88°07′54″W / 39.11806°N 88.13167°W / 39.11806; -88.13167
CountryUnited States
EstablishedNovember 8, 1859
 • Total55.91 sq mi (144.8 km2)
 • Land55.91 sq mi (144.8 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
554 ft (169 m)
 • Estimate 
 • Density12.9/sq mi (5.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62428, 62432, 62436, 62448, 62481
FIPS code17-079-17653


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 55.91 square miles (144.8 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Unincorporated townsEdit

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

Adjacent townshipsEdit


The township contains these sixteen cemeteries: Andrews, Aten, Brooks, Brown, Coad, Harrisburg, Hayes, Hidalgo, Hunt/Cummins, Kilgore, Plainfield, Ross, Songer, Swick, Swick Family and Ward.

Major highwaysEdit


Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)708[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

  • Cumberland Community Unit School District 77
  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1

Political districtsEdit


  • "Crooked Creek Township, Jasper County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  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. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Retrieved June 4, 2016. CS1 maint: discouraged parameter (link)

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