- Oakwood Township, Vermilion County, Illinois
Oakwood Township — Township — Nickname(s): Ivan Town, USA Coordinates: Coordinates: Country United States State Illinois County Vermilion Created 1868 Area – Total 64.82 sq mi (167.89 km2) – Land 64.46 sq mi (166.95 km2) – Water 0.36 sq mi (0.94 km2) 0.56% Elevation 650 ft (198 m) Population (2000) – Total 3,423 – Density 53.1/sq mi (20.5/km2) Time zone CST (UTC-6) – Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5) GNIS feature ID 0429473
Oakwood Township was created in 1868.
Oakwood Township covers an area of 64.82 square miles (167.9 km2); of this, 0.36 square miles (0.93 km2) or 0.56 percent is water. Lakes in this township include Doughnut Pond, Highway Pond, Inland Sea and Missionfield Pond. The streams of Feather Creek, Glenburn Creek and Stony Creek run through this township.
Cities and towns
- Belgium Row
- Pilot Township (north)
- Blount Township (northeast)
- Catlin Township (east)
- Danville Township (east)
- Catlin Township (southeast)
- Vance Township (southwest)
- Ogden Township, Champaign County (west)
The township contains five cemeteries: Johnson Hill, Jones Family, Jones Family, Pleasant Grove and Stearns.
Airports and landing strips
- Wilson Airport
Municipalities and communities of Vermilion County, Illinois Cities Villages Townships Unincorporated
‡This populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties
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