Grove Township, Jasper County, Illinois

Grove Township is one of eleven townships in Jasper County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 618 and it contained 254 housing units.[2]

Grove Township
Location in Jasper County
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°07′41″N 88°16′39″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyJasper
EstablishedNovember 8, 1859
Area
  Total49.36 sq mi (127.8 km2)
  Land49.36 sq mi (127.8 km2)
  Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation
571 ft (174 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
610
  Density12.5/sq mi (4.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62428, 62432, 62436, 62445, 62448, 62467, 62479
FIPS code17-079-31888

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 49.36 square miles (127.8 km2), all land.[2]

Unincorporated towns

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

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Brewer, Diel, Fairfield, Hicks, Island Creek, Myer and St Joseph/Island Grove.

Airports and landing strips

  • Isley Airport

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 2016610[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • Dieterich Community Unit School District 30
  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1

Political districts

References

  • "Grove 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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