Bluffdale Township, Greene County, Illinois

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Bluffdale Township
Location in Greene County
Location in Greene County
Greene County's location in Illinois
Greene County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 39°18′49″N 90°33′05″W / 39.31361°N 90.55139°W / 39.31361; -90.55139Coordinates: 39°18′49″N 90°33′05″W / 39.31361°N 90.55139°W / 39.31361; -90.55139
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyGreene
EstablishedNovember 4, 1884
Area
 • Total45.58 sq mi (118.1 km2)
 • Land44.77 sq mi (116.0 km2)
 • Water0.81 sq mi (2.1 km2)  1.78%
Elevation
443 ft (135 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
524
 • Density12.4/sq mi (4.8/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62016, 62027, 62050, 62092
FIPS code17-061-06860

Bluffdale Township is one of thirteen townships in Greene County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 556 and it contained 273 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 45.58 square miles (118.1 km2), of which 44.77 square miles (116.0 km2) (or 98.22%) is land and 0.81 square miles (2.1 km2) (or 1.78%) is water.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Extinct towns[edit]

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these four cemeteries: Eldred, Eldred Memorial Gardens, Mulberry and Richwoods West.

Major highways[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Herschberger Landing Strip
  • The Adwell Corporation Airport

Rivers[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 2016524[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Carrollton Community Unit School District 1

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Bluffdale Township, Greene County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-17.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

External links[edit]