Thompson Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois

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Thompson Township
Map highlighting Thompson Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois.svg
Location in Jo Daviess County
Map of Illinois highlighting Jo Daviess County.svg
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°24′52″N90°09′48″W / 42.41444°N 90.16333°W / 42.41444; -90.16333 Coordinates: 42°24′52″N90°09′48″W / 42.41444°N 90.16333°W / 42.41444; -90.16333
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
EstablishedNovember 2, 1852
Government
  SupervisorErin Winter
Area
  Total36.81 sq mi (95.3 km2)
  Land36.15 sq mi (93.6 km2)
  Water0.66 sq mi (1.7 km2)  1.79%
Elevation
732 ft (223 m)
Population
 (2010)
  Estimate 
(2016) [1]
822
  Density23.3/sq mi (9.0/km2)
Time zone UTC-6 (CST)
  Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
61001, 61028, 61075, 61085
FIPS code 17-085-75146

Thompson Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 841 and it contained 1,036 housing units. [2]

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Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.81 square miles (95.3 km2), of which 36.15 square miles (93.6 km2) (or 98.21%) is land and 0.66 square miles (1.7 km2) (or 1.79%) is water. [2]

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains Thompson Cemetery.

Airports and landing strips

Demographics

Historical population
CensusPop.
Est. 2016822 [1]
U.S. Decennial Census [3]

School districts

Political districts

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References

  1. 1 2 "Population and Housing Unit Estimates" . Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. 1 2 "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.