Sycamore Township, DeKalb County, Illinois

Summary

Sycamore Township is one of nineteen townships in DeKalb County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 14,425 and it contained 5,855 housing units.[2]

Sycamore Township
Location in DeKalb County
Location in DeKalb County
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
DeKalb County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′21″N 88°39′03″W / 42.02250°N 88.65083°W / 42.02250; -88.65083Coordinates: 42°01′21″N 88°39′03″W / 42.02250°N 88.65083°W / 42.02250; -88.65083
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyDeKalb
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
 • Total34.5 sq mi (89 km2)
 • Land34.24 sq mi (88.7 km2)
 • Water0.26 sq mi (0.7 km2)  0.75%
Elevation
879 ft (268 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Total14,425
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
14,621
 • Density421.3/sq mi (162.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60135, 60145, 60178
FIPS code17-037-74236

GeographyEdit

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.5 square miles (89 km2), of which 34.24 square miles (88.7 km2) (or 99.25%) is land and 0.26 square miles (0.67 km2) (or 0.75%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villagesEdit

Unincorporated townsEdit

CemeteriesEdit

  • Barron
  • Charter Grove
  • Elmwood
  • Mount Carmel Sycamore

Airports and landing stripsEdit

  • Colonial Acres Airport
  • Willadae Farms Airport
  • Willis Airport

DemographicsEdit

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)14,621[1]
US Decennial Census[3]

School districtsEdit

  • Genoa-Kingston Community Unit School District 424
  • Sycamore Community Unit School District 427

Political districtsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • "Sycamore 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