Fox Township, Jasper County, Illinois

Fox Township is one of eleven townships in Jasper County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 512 and it contained 205 housing units.[2]

Fox Township
Location in Jasper County
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°54′35″N 88°06′01″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyJasper
EstablishedBefore 1901
Area
  Total40.88 sq mi (105.9 km2)
  Land40.79 sq mi (105.6 km2)
  Water0.09 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.22%
Elevation
502 ft (153 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
505
  Density12.6/sq mi (4.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62448, 62475, 62480
FIPS code17-079-27390

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 40.88 square miles (105.9 km2), of which 40.79 square miles (105.6 km2) (or 99.78%) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) (or 0.22%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns

(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains this cemetery: Bethel(Quaker)

Major highways

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 2016505[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • East Richland Community Unit School District 1
  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1

Political districts

References

  • "Fox Township, Jasper County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
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