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Adams Township, LaSalle County, Illinois

Adams Township
Location in La Salle County
Location in La Salle County
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
LaSalle County's location in Illinois
Country  United States
State  Illinois
County La Salle
Established November 6, 1849
 • Total 33.11 sq mi (85.8 km2)
 • Land 33.11 sq mi (85.8 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 676 ft (206 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,646
 • Density 49.7/sq mi (19.2/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 60531, 60551, 60552
GNIS feature ID 0428570

Adams Township is one of thirty-seven townships in La Salle County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,646 and it contained 675 housing units.[1]


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


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 33.11 square miles (85.8 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

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


The township contains these four cemeteries: Baker, Little Indian Creek, Pierce Family and Saint Clara Catholic.

School districts

  • Community Unit School District 2
  • Leland Community Unit School District 1
  • Somonauk Community Unit School District 432

Political districts


  • "Adams Township, La Salle County, Illinois".  
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas
  1. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28. 

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
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