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Manchester Township, Boone County, Illinois

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Manchester Township, Boone County, Illinois

Manchester 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 33.53 sq mi (86.8 km2)
 • Land 33.51 sq mi (86.8 km2)
 • Water 0.02 sq mi (0.05 km2)  0.06%
Elevation 922 ft (281 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 895
 • Density 26.7/sq mi (10.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61011, 61065, 61073, 61080
GNIS feature ID 0429315

Manchester Township is one of nine townships in Boone County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 895 and it contained 389 housing units.[1]


  • Geography 1
    • Unincorporated towns 1.1
    • Cemeteries 1.2
    • Major highways 1.3
    • Airports and landing strips 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 33.53 square miles (86.8 km2), of which 33.51 square miles (86.8 km2) (or 99.94%) is land and 0.02 square miles (0.052 km2) (or 0.06%) is water.[1]

Unincorporated towns


The township contains these four cemeteries: Bamblett, Forest Hill, Livingston and Oak Hill.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

  • Compass Rose Airport (Carner RLA N42.27.0 W088.54.5)
  • McCurdy Strip
  • Nemec Airport

School districts

  • Belvidere Consolidated Unit School District 100
  • 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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