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Nauvoo Township, Hancock County, Illinois

Nauvoo Township is one of twenty-four townships in Hancock County, Illinois, USA. At the 2010 census, its population was 1,156 and it contained 693 housing units.[2]

Nauvoo Township
Location in Hancock County
Location in Hancock County
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Hancock County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°33′10″N 91°22′53″W / 40.55278°N 91.38139°W / 40.55278; -91.38139Coordinates: 40°33′10″N 91°22′53″W / 40.55278°N 91.38139°W / 40.55278; -91.38139
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyHancock
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total6.36 sq mi (16.5 km2)
 • Land3.9 sq mi (10 km2)
 • Water2.46 sq mi (6.4 km2)  38.68%
Elevation
620 ft (189 m)
Population
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
1,112
 • Density296.4/sq mi (114.4/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
62354
FIPS code17-067-51804

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GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 6.36 square miles (16.5 km2), of which 3.9 square miles (10 km2) (or 61.32%) is land and 2.46 square miles (6.4 km2) (or 38.68%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Extinct townsEdit

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

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains two cemeteries, Dundey and Smith Family.

Major highwaysEdit

LandmarksEdit

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
Est. 20161,112[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
  • "Nauvoo Township". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-20.
  • United States National Atlas

External linksEdit