Creek Township, DeWitt County, Illinois

Creek Township, DeWitt County, Illinois
Creek Township
—  Township  —
Location in DeWitt County
DeWitt County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°05′27″N 88°51′20″W / 40.09083°N 88.85556°W / 40.09083; -88.85556Coordinates: 40°05′27″N 88°51′20″W / 40.09083°N 88.85556°W / 40.09083; -88.85556
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County DeWitt
Established November 2, 1858
Area
 - Total 36.88 sq mi (95.53 km2)
 - Land 35.46 sq mi (91.84 km2)
 - Water 1.42 sq mi (3.69 km2)  3.86%
Elevation 712 ft (217 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 402
 - Density 11.3/sq mi (4.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61727, 61735, 61750, 61882
GNIS feature ID 0428853

Creek Township is one of thirteen townships in DeWitt County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 402[1]. The township contains the east half of Weldon Springs State Park.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, Creek Township covers an area of 36.88 square miles (95.5 km2); of this, 35.46 square miles (91.8 km2) (96.14 percent) is land and 1.42 square miles (3.7 km2) (3.86 percent) is water.

Unincorporated towns

Cemeteries

The township contains these two cemeteries: Lisenby and Rose.

Airports and landing strips

  • Martin RLA Airport

School districts

  • Argenta-Oreana Community Unit School District 1
  • Clinton Community Unit School District 15
  • Deland-Weldon Community Unit School District 57
  • Maroa-Forsyth Community Unit School District 2

Political districts

  • Illinois's 15th congressional district
  • State House District 87
  • State Senate District 44

References

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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