Honey Creek Township, Crawford County, Illinois

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Honey Creek Township
Location in Crawford County
Location in Crawford County
Crawford County's location in Illinois
Crawford County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°54′11″N 87°43′43″W / 38.90306°N 87.72861°W / 38.90306; -87.72861Coordinates: 38°54′11″N 87°43′43″W / 38.90306°N 87.72861°W / 38.90306; -87.72861
CountryUnited States
EstablishedJune 21, 1869
 • Total48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Land48.32 sq mi (125.1 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
554 ft (169 m)
 • Estimate 
 • Density32.3/sq mi (12.5/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62427, 62454
FIPS code17-033-35970

Honey Creek Township is one of ten townships in Crawford County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,563 and it contained 672 housing units.[2]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 48.32 square miles (125.1 km2), all land.[2]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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


The township contains these ten cemeteries: Beckwith, Cecedar, Good Hope, Jones, Nuttle, Port Jackson, Rich, Sears, Swearingen and Tohill.

Major highways[edit]


Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20161,513[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

School districts[edit]

  • Lawrence County Community Unit District 20
  • Oblong Community Unit School District 4
  • Palestine Community Unit School District 3
  • Robinson Community Unit School District 2

Political districts[edit]


  • "Honey Creek Township, Crawford County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-01-10.
  • United States Census Bureau 2007 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

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