Council Hill Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois


Council Hill Township, Jo Daviess County, Illinois
Council Hill Township
—  Township  —
Location in Jo Daviess County
Jo Daviess County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°28′38″N 90°21′03″W / 42.47722°N 90.35083°W / 42.47722; -90.35083Coordinates: 42°28′38″N 90°21′03″W / 42.47722°N 90.35083°W / 42.47722; -90.35083
Country United States
State Illinois
County Jo Daviess
Established November 2, 1852
Government
 - Supervisor Roger Redington
Area
 - Total 16.38 sq mi (42.43 km2)
 - Land 16.38 sq mi (42.43 km2)
 - Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 869 ft (265 m)
Population (2000)
 - Total 179
 - Density 10.9/sq mi (4.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 - Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61036, 61075
GNIS feature ID 0428850

Council Hill Township is one of twenty-three townships in Jo Daviess County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2000 census, its population was 179[1]. Its name changed from Scales Township on December 6, 1853.

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Geography

According to the United States Census Bureau, Council Hill Township covers an area of 16.38 square miles (42.4 km2).

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains these two cemeteries: Council Hill and Grant Hill.

School districts

  • Galena Unit School District 120
  • Scales Mound Community Unit School District 211

Political districts

References

  1. ^ United States Census Bureau American FactFinder

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