Morris Township, Grundy County, Illinois

Morris Township is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 United States Census, its population was 7,110 and it contained 3,299 housing units.[2]

Morris Township
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°21′52″N 88°24′26″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyGrundy
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
  Total3.9 sq mi (10 km2)
  Land3.51 sq mi (9.1 km2)
  Water0.38 sq mi (1.0 km2)  9.74%
Elevation
518 ft (158 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
7,422
  Density2,025.5/sq mi (782.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
60450
FIPS code17-063-50504

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 3.9 square miles (10 km2), of which 3.51 square miles (9.1 km2) (or 90.0%) is land and 0.38 square miles (0.98 km2) (or 9.74%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Cemeteries

The township contains Evergreen Cemetery.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

  • Morris Hospital Heliport

Landmarks

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 20167,422[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts

References

  • "Morris Township, Grundy 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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