Saratoga Township, Grundy County, Illinois

Saratoga Township (T34N R7E) is one of seventeen townships in Grundy County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 6,122 and it contained 2,541 housing units.[2]

Saratoga Township
Location in Grundy County
Grundy County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 41°25′N 88°25′W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyGrundy
EstablishedNovember 6, 1849
Area
  Total36.22 sq mi (93.8 km2)
  Land35.98 sq mi (93.2 km2)
  Water0.24 sq mi (0.6 km2)  0.66%
Elevation
554 ft (169 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
6,417
  Density170.2/sq mi (65.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
60447, 60450
FIPS code17-063-67678

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.22 square miles (93.8 km2), of which 35.98 square miles (93.2 km2) (or 99.34%) is land and 0.24 square miles (0.62 km2) (or 0.66%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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

Cemeteries

The township contains these three cemeteries: Catholic North, Cryder and Saratoga.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

  • Morris Municipal Airport
  • Nelson Airport

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 20166,417[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts

References

  • "Saratoga 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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