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Boone Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Boone Township, Boone County, Illinois

Boone Township
Location in Boone County
Location in Boone County
Boone County's location in Illinois
Boone County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Boone
Settlement November 6, 1849
 • Total 24.03 sq mi (62.2 km2)
 • Land 23.94 sq mi (62.0 km2)
 • Water 0.09 sq mi (0.2 km2)  0.37%
Elevation 896 ft (273 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,968
 • Density 82.2/sq mi (31.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61008, 61012, 61038, 61065
GNIS feature ID 0428694

Boone Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,968 and it contained 721 housing units.[1]


  • Geography 1
    • Cities 1.1
    • Unincorporated towns 1.2
    • Cemeteries 1.3
    • Major highways 1.4
  • School districts 2
  • Political districts 3
  • References 4
  • External links 5


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 24.03 square miles (62.2 km2), of which 23.94 square miles (62.0 km2) (or 99.63%) is land and 0.09 square miles (0.23 km2) (or 0.37%) is water.[1]


Unincorporated towns


The township contains these four cemeteries: Capron, Chester, County Line and Long Prairie.

Major highways

School districts

  • North Boone Community Unit School District 200

Political districts


  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
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