Elbridge Township, Edgar County, Illinois

Elbridge Township is one of fifteen townships in Edgar County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 830 and it contained 343 housing units.[2]

Elbridge Township
Location in Edgar County
Location in Edgar County
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Edgar County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°31′51″N 87°35′16″W / 39.53083°N 87.58778°W / 39.53083; -87.58778Coordinates: 39°31′51″N 87°35′16″W / 39.53083°N 87.58778°W / 39.53083; -87.58778
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyEdgar
EstablishedNovember 4, 1856
Area
 • Total43.48 sq mi (112.6 km2)
 • Land43.42 sq mi (112.5 km2)
 • Water0.05 sq mi (0.1 km2)  0.11%
Elevation
617 ft (188 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
779
 • Density19.1/sq mi (7.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
61944, 62423
FIPS code17-045-22912

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 43.48 square miles (112.6 km2), of which 43.42 square miles (112.5 km2) (or 99.86%) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (or 0.11%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Extinct townsEdit

  • Elbridge
  • Ferrel
  • Marley
  • Nevins
  • West Sandford

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains these eight cemeteries: Cummings, Gymon, New Providence, Old Baptist, Simms, Vermilion, Wilkins and Wilson.

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
Est. 2016779[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

  • Paris Community Unit School District 4

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "Elbridge Township, Edgar County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 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. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Archived from the original on May 12, 2015. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External linksEdit