Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois

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Wood River Township
Map highlighting Wood River Township, Madison County, Illinois.svg
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Coordinates: 38°52′33″N 90°05′01″W / 38.87583°N 90.08361°W / 38.87583; -90.08361Coordinates: 38°52′33″N 90°05′01″W / 38.87583°N 90.08361°W / 38.87583; -90.08361
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyMadison
SettledNovember 2, 1875
Area
 • Total26.22 sq mi (67.9 km2)
 • Land24.84 sq mi (64.3 km2)
 • Water1.38 sq mi (3.6 km2)
Elevation
443 ft (135 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
30,681
 • Density1,269.5/sq mi (490.2/km2)
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-119-83284

Wood River Township is located in Madison County, Illinois, in the United States. As of the 2010 census, its population was 31,537 and it contained 14,226 housing units.[2]

Geography[edit]

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 26.22 square miles (67.9 km2), of which 24.84 square miles (64.3 km2) (or 94.74%) is land and 1.38 square miles (3.6 km2) (or 5.26%) is water.[2]

Demographics[edit]

Historical population
Census Pop.
Est. 201630,681[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

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