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Andover Township, Henry County, Illinois

Andover Township

Location in Henry County

Henry County's location in Illinois

Coordinates: 41°17′15″N 90°15′42″W / 41.28750°N 90.26167°W / 41.28750; -90.26167Coordinates: 41°17′15″N 90°15′42″W / 41.28750°N 90.26167°W / 41.28750; -90.26167

Country  United States
State  Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
 • Total 36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Land 36.58 sq mi (94.7 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
Elevation 801 ft (244 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 954
 • Density 26.1/sq mi (10.1/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61233, 61238, 61262, 61274
GNIS feature ID 0428592

Andover Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 954 and it contained 395 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.58 square miles (94.7 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Adjacent townships


The township contains these three cemeteries: Andover Township, Presbyterian and Rose Dale.

Major highways

  • Illinois Route 81

Airports and landing strips

  • Boyd Wheatleys Farm Airport
  • Wheatley Landing Strip

School districts

  • Alwood Community Unit School District 225
  • Cambridge Community Unit School District 227
  • Orion Community Unit School District 223

Political districts


  • United States Census Bureau 2008 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
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