Lovejoy Township, Iroquois County, Illinois

Lovejoy Township is one of twenty-six townships in Iroquois County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 406 and it contained 184 housing units.[2] Lovejoy Township was formed from a portion of Milford Township on February 19, 1868.

Lovejoy Township
Location in Iroquois County
Iroquois County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°32′13″N 87°42′14″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyIroquois
EstablishedFebruary 19, 1868
Area
  Total34.69 sq mi (89.8 km2)
  Land34.69 sq mi (89.8 km2)
  Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation
692 ft (211 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
388
  Density11.7/sq mi (4.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60924, 60942, 60953, 60973
FIPS code17-075-44979

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 34.69 square miles (89.8 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Extinct towns

Cemeteries

The township contains these two cemeteries: Amity and Floral Hill.

Major highways

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 2016388[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • Hoopeston Area Community Unit School District 11

Political districts

References

  • "Lovejoy Township, Iroquois 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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