Pierce Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

Summary

Pierce Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 454 and it contained 187 housing units.[2] Pierce Township was formed from Squaw Grove and Pampas Township before 1853.

Pierce Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°50′54″N 88°39′29″W / 41.84833°N 88.65806°W / 41.84833; -88.65806Coordinates: 41°50′54″N 88°39′29″W / 41.84833°N 88.65806°W / 41.84833; -88.65806
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedPrior to 1853
Area
 • Total35.11 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land35.03 sq mi (90.7 km2)
 • Water0.09 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.26%
Elevation
804 ft (245 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total454
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
455
 • Density13/sq mi (5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60115, 60119, 60151, 60520
FIPS code17-037-59676

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.11 square miles (90.9 km2), of which 35.03 square miles (90.7 km2) (or 99.77%) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) (or 0.26%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

CemeteriesEdit

  • Community Methodist
  • Saint Marys

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)455[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "Pierce Township, DeKalb County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  • US Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • US 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". US Census Bureau. Archived from the original on 12 February 2020. Retrieved 28 May 2013.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

External linksEdit

  • City-Data.com
  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
  • DeKalb County Official Site