South Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

Summary

South Grove Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 512 and it contained 209 housing units.[2] South Grove Township was renamed from Vernon Township on November 20, 1850.

South Grove Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861Coordinates: 42°01′24″N 88°53′19″W / 42.02333°N 88.88861°W / 42.02333; -88.88861
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedNovember 20, 1850
Area
 • Total34.48 sq mi (89.3 km2)
 • Land34.41 sq mi (89.1 km2)
 • Water0.07 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.20%
Elevation
912 ft (278 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total512
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
513
 • Density14.9/sq mi (5.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60111, 60129, 60146, 60150
FIPS code17-037-70837

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.48 square miles (89.3 km2), of which 34.41 square miles (89.1 km2) (or 99.80%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated townsEdit

CemeteriesEdit

  • Greenview
  • South Grove

Airports and landing stripsEdit

  • Vodden Airport

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)513[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "South Grove 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
  • Early history of South Grove, Il