Neoga Township, Cumberland County, Illinois

Neoga Township is one of eight townships in Cumberland County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,124 and it contained 1,371 housing units.[2]

Neoga Township
Location in Cumberland County
Cumberland County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°19′N 88°24′W
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyCumberland
EstablishedNovember 6, 1860
Area
  Total55.5 sq mi (144 km2)
  Land54.68 sq mi (141.6 km2)
  Water0.81 sq mi (2.1 km2)  1.46%
Elevation
676 ft (206 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
3,064
  Density57.1/sq mi (22.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62447, 62468, 62469
FIPS code17-035-51993

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 55.5 square miles (144 km2), of which 54.68 square miles (141.6 km2) (or 98.52%) is land and 0.81 square miles (2.1 km2) (or 1.46%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

Cemeteries

The township contains these eight cemeteries: Concord, Drummond, Illinois Central Railroad, Lockhart, Long Point, Neoga, Neoga Railroad Crossing and Zion.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

  • Cumberland Air Park
  • Williamson Airport

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 20163,064[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • Cumberland Community Unit School District 77
  • Mattoon Community Unit School District 2
  • Neoga Community Unit School District 3

Political districts

  • State House District 109
  • State Senate District 55

References

  • "Neoga Township, Cumberland County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

Adjacent townships

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