Pilot Township, Vermilion County, Illinois

Pilot Township is a township in Vermilion County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 587 and it contained 257 housing units.[2]

Pilot Township
Location in Vermilion County
Location in Vermilion County
Coordinates: 40°13′01″N 87°51′03″W / 40.21694°N 87.85083°W / 40.21694; -87.85083Coordinates: 40°13′01″N 87°51′03″W / 40.21694°N 87.85083°W / 40.21694; -87.85083
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyVermilion
Created1851
Area
 • Total62.17 sq mi (161.0 km2)
 • Land62.16 sq mi (161.0 km2)
 • Water0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.03%
Elevation
755 ft (230 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
568
 • Density9.4/sq mi (3.6/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-183-59832

HistoryEdit

Pilot Township was one of the eight townships created in 1851.

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 62.17 square miles (161.0 km2), of which 62.16 square miles (161.0 km2) (or 99.98%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.03%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated townsEdit

Extinct townsEdit

  • Hope

Adjacent townshipsEdit

CemeteriesEdit

The township contains eight cemeteries: Collison, Concord, Emberry Chaple, Knight's Branch, Rice, Stump, Trimmell and Underwood Family.

Major highwaysEdit

Airports and landing stripsEdit

  • Collison Airport

DemographicsEdit

Census Pop.
Est. 2016568[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

ReferencesEdit

  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