Smallwood Township, Jasper County, Illinois

Smallwood Township is one of eleven townships in Jasper County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 411 and it contained 165 housing units.[2]

Smallwood Township
Location in Jasper County
Jasper County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°54′13″N 88°12′21″W
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyJasper
EstablishedNovember 8, 1859
Area
  Total41.74 sq mi (108.1 km2)
  Land41.67 sq mi (107.9 km2)
  Water0.08 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.19%
Elevation
551 ft (168 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
406
  Density9.9/sq mi (3.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62425, 62448
FIPS code17-079-70200

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.74 square miles (108.1 km2), of which 41.67 square miles (107.9 km2) (or 99.83%) is land and 0.08 square miles (0.21 km2) (or 0.19%) is water.[2]

Unincorporated towns

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

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Cummins, Hankins, Honey, Lancaster, Pleasant Ridge, Tate and Woods.

Airports and landing strips

  • Jasper County Flying Club Airport

Lakes

  • Berry Lake

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 2016406[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

  • Jasper County Community Unit School District 1

Political districts

References

  • "Smallwood 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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