Nixon Township, DeWitt County, Illinois

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Nixon Township
Location in DeWitt County
Location in DeWitt County
DeWitt County's location in Illinois
DeWitt County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 40°06′22″N 88°45′18″W / 40.10611°N 88.75500°W / 40.10611; -88.75500Coordinates: 40°06′22″N 88°45′18″W / 40.10611°N 88.75500°W / 40.10611; -88.75500
Country United States
State Illinois
EstablishedNovember 2, 1858
 • Total27.55 sq mi (71.4 km2)
 • Land27.55 sq mi (71.4 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
709 ft (216 m)
 • Total571
 • Density20.7/sq mi (8.0/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP code
GNIS feature ID0429449

Nixon Township is one of thirteen townships in DeWitt County, Illinois, USA.The township was named for Richard Nixon, 37th President of the United States; as of the 2010 census, its population was 571 and it contained 250 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 27.55 square miles (71.4 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Airports and landing strips[edit]

  • Bakers Strip

School districts[edit]

  • Deland-Weldon Community Unit School District 57
  • Monticello Community Unit School District 25

Political districts[edit]


  • "Nixon Township, DeWitt County, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2010-07-06.
  • United States Census Bureau 2009 TIGER/Line Shapefiles
  • United States National Atlas

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