Newman Township, Douglas County, Illinois

Newman Township, Douglas County, Illinois
Newman Township
—  Township  —
Location in Douglas County
Douglas County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°49′43″N 87°59′19″W / 39.82861°N 87.98861°W / 39.82861; -87.98861Coordinates: 39°49′43″N 87°59′19″W / 39.82861°N 87.98861°W / 39.82861; -87.98861
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Douglas
Established November 5, 1867
Area
 – Total 40.69 sq mi (105.38 km2)
 – Land 40.64 sq mi (105.26 km2)
 – Water 0.05 sq mi (0.12 km2)  0.11%
Elevation 643 ft (196 m)
Population (2000)
 – Total 1,200
 – Density 29.5/sq mi (11.4/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 – Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61810, 61852, 61942
GNIS feature ID 0429438

Newman Township is one of nine townships in Douglas County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 1,200[1].

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, Newman Township covers an area of 40.69 square miles (105.4 km2); of this, 40.64 square miles (105.3 km2) (99.89 percent) is land and 0.05 square miles (0.13 km2) (0.11 percent) is water.

Cities, towns, villages

Cemeteries

The township contains Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.

Major highways

School districts

  • Heritage Community Unit School District 8
  • Shiloh Community Unit School District 1

Political districts

  • State House District 110
  • State Senate District 55

References

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

External links


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