Sumpter Township, Cumberland County, Illinois

Sumpter Township is one of eight townships in Cumberland County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,980 and it contained 895 housing units.[2]

Sumpter Township
Location in Cumberland County
Cumberland County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°16′N 88°15′W
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyCumberland
EstablishedNovember 6, 1860
Area
  Total45.69 sq mi (118.3 km2)
  Land45.69 sq mi (118.3 km2)
  Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation
591 ft (180 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016)[1]
1,951
  Density43.3/sq mi (16.7/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62428, 62436, 62445, 62468, 62469
FIPS code17-035-73729

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 45.69 square miles (118.3 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages

Cemeteries

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Bear Creek, Berry, Farmer, Friends Grove, Salem, Toledo and Upper Berry.

Major highways

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 20161,951[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts

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

Political districts

  • State House District 109
  • State Senate District 55

References

  • "Sumpter 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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