Clay City Township, Clay County, Illinois
|Clay City Township|
Location in Clay County
Clay County's location in Illinois
|Coordinates: 38°40′N 88°19′W / 38.667°N 88.317°WCoordinates: 38°40′N 88°19′W / 38.667°N 88.317°W|
|Established||November 5, 1861|
|• Total||40.84 sq mi (105.8 km2)|
|• Land||40.29 sq mi (104.4 km2)|
|• Water||0.55 sq mi (1.4 km2) 1.35%|
|Elevation||430 ft (131 m)|
|• Density||31.9/sq mi (12.3/km2)|
|Time zone||CST (UTC-6)|
|• Summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|GNIS feature ID||0428816|
According to the 2010 census, the township (T2&3N R8E) has a total area of 40.84 square miles (105.8 km2), of which 40.29 square miles (104.4 km2) (or 98.65%) is land and 0.55 square miles (1.4 km2) (or 1.35%) is water.
Cities, towns, villages
- Clay City (vast majority)
- Camp Travis
(This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)
The township contains these three cemeteries: Barnes, Clay City and Travis.
- Gaskin Lake
- Clay City Community Unit District 10
- West Richland Community Unit School District 2
- Illinois' 19th congressional district
- State House District 108
- State Senate District 54
- "Clay City Township, Clay 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
- "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
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