Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

Summary

Squaw Grove Township is one of 19 townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,802 and it contained 1,123 housing units.[2]

Squaw Grove Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°45′29″N 88°39′22″W / 41.75806°N 88.65611°W / 41.75806; -88.65611Coordinates: 41°45′29″N 88°39′22″W / 41.75806°N 88.65611°W / 41.75806; -88.65611
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total35.09 sq mi (90.9 km2)
 • Land34.92 sq mi (90.4 km2)
 • Water0.17 sq mi (0.4 km2)  0.48%
Elevation
771 ft (235 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total2,802
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,792
 • Density80.2/sq mi (31.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60119, 60511, 60520, 60548, 60552
FIPS code17-037-72182

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.09 square miles (90.9 km2), of which 34.92 square miles (90.4 km2) (or 99.52%) is land and 0.17 square miles (0.44 km2) (or 0.48%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Cemeteries

  • Greenwood https://www.greenwoodcemeteryhinckleyil.org
  • Immanuel Lutheran
  • Miller


Airports and landing stripsEdit

  • Ballek Landing Area
  • Hinckley Airport

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)2,792[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "Squaw Grove Township, DeKalb County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 4 July 2010.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 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". 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 Squaw Grove, Il