Sainte Marie Township, Jasper County, Illinois

Sainte Marie Township is one of eleven townships in Jasper County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 551 and it contained 264 housing units.[1]

Sainte Marie Township
Location in Jasper County
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°56′00″N 88°02′00″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyJasper
EstablishedNovember 8, 1859
Area
  Total43.06 sq mi (111.5 km2)
  Land42.95 sq mi (111.2 km2)
  Water0.11 sq mi (0.3 km2)  0.26%
Elevation
479 ft (146 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Total551
  Density12.8/sq mi (4.9/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62448, 62449, 62459, 62475, 62480
GNIS feature ID0422229

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 43.06 square miles (111.5 km2), of which 42.95 square miles (111.2 km2) (or 99.74%) is land and 0.11 square miles (0.28 km2) (or 0.26%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these five cemeteries: St. Mary's Assumption, Collins/Faltmier, Ste Marie City, St. Valentine/South Bend, Yager

Rivers

School districts

  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1
  • Oblong Community Unit School District 4

Political districts

References

  • "Sainte Marie 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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