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Wethersfield Township, Henry County, Illinois


Wethersfield Township, Henry County, Illinois

Wethersfield Township

Location in Henry County

Henry County's location in Illinois
Country United States
State Illinois
County Henry
Established November 4, 1856
 • Total 35.57 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Land 35.57 sq mi (92.1 km2)
 • Water 0 sq mi (0.000000000000 km2)  0%
Elevation 820 ft (250 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 3,935
 • Density 110.6/sq mi (42.7/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61434, 61443
GNIS feature ID 0429922

Wethersfield Township is one of twenty-four townships in Henry County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 3,935 and it contained 1,827 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.57 square miles (92.1 km2), all land.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Extinct towns

  • Saxon at

(These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

Adjacent townships


The township contains these four cemeteries: Cavanagh, Evergreen Memory Garden, Saxon and Wethersfield.

Major highways

  • U.S. Route 34
  • Illinois Route 78

Airports and landing strips

  • Kewanee Municipal Airport


  • Windmont Park

School districts

  • Galva Community Unit School District 224
  • Stark County Community Unit School District 100
  • Wethersfield Community Unit School District 230

Political districts


  1. ^ 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. 

External links

  • Illinois State Archives
  • Township Officials of Illinois
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