Goode Township, Franklin County, Illinois

Goode Township is one of twelve townships in Franklin County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,715 and it contained 1,268 housing units.[2]

Goode Township
Location in Franklin County
Franklin County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°04′50″N 89°05′05″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyFranklin
EstablishedNovember 4, 1884
Area
  Total28.22 sq mi (73.1 km2)
  Land27.93 sq mi (72.3 km2)
  Water0.29 sq mi (0.8 km2)  1.03%
Elevation
433 ft (132 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,653
  Density97.2/sq mi (37.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62865, 62883, 62884
FIPS code17-055-30406

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 28.22 square miles (73.1 km2), of which 27.93 square miles (72.3 km2) (or 98.97%) is land and 0.29 square miles (0.75 km2) (or 1.03%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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

Cemeteries

The township contains these four cemeteries: Bear Point, Maple Hill, Mitchell and Youngblood.

Major highways

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 20162,653[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • Sesser-Valier Community Unit School District 196

Political districts

References

  • "Goode Township, Franklin County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-16.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
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