Webber Township, Jefferson County, Illinois

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Webber Township
Location in Jefferson County
Location in Jefferson County
Jefferson County's location in Illinois
Jefferson County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 38°20′N 88°45′W / 38.333°N 88.750°W / 38.333; -88.750Coordinates: 38°20′N 88°45′W / 38.333°N 88.750°W / 38.333; -88.750
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyJefferson
Area
 • Total37.2 sq mi (96 km2)
 • Land36.99 sq mi (95.8 km2)
 • Water0.21 sq mi (0.5 km2)  0.56%
Elevation
489 ft (149 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
2,290
 • Density62.8/sq mi (24.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
ZIP codes
62814, 62864, 62872
FIPS code17-081-79514

Webber Township is one of sixteen townships in Jefferson County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 2,323 and it contained 943 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 37.2 square miles (96 km2), of which 36.99 square miles (95.8 km2) (or 99.44%) is land and 0.21 square miles (0.54 km2) (or 0.56%) is water.[2] The township is centered at 38°20′N 88°45′W (38.342,-88.757). It is transversed from east-west by State Route 15.

Cities, towns, villages[edit]

Unincorporated towns[edit]

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

Adjacent townships[edit]

Cemeteries[edit]

The township contains these seven cemeteries: Black Oak Ridge, Clark, East Hickory Hill, Hicory Hill, Mount Olive, Newton Farm and Oak Dale.

Major highways[edit]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 20162,290[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Political districts[edit]

References[edit]

  • "Webber Township, Jefferson 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

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