Green Garden Township
Township
USA
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyWill
Established1884
Area
 • Township36.67 sq mi (95.0 km2)
 • Land36.67 sq mi (95.0 km2)
 • Water0 sq mi (0 km2)  0%
 • Urban
2.0 sq mi (5 km2)
 • Metro
0.0 sq mi (0 km2)
Elevation
75 ft (75 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
3,991
 • Density109.4/sq mi (42.2/km2)
 • Urban
23
 • Metro
o
 Subdivisions keep on being built.
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-197-31394
Websitehttps://www.toi.org/township/will-county-green-garden-township

Green Garden Township is located in Will County, Illinois, between the villages of Manhattan and Monee and straight south of Frankfort. The center of the township is the intersection of Manhattan-Monee and Center roads. From the center, the township extends three miles (5 km) in each direction; north, west, south, and east, for a total of 36 square miles (93 km2). As of the 2010 census, its population was 4,010 and it contained 1,362 housing units.[2] Green Garden Township was formed from the eastern half of Trenton Township at an unknown date.

Geography

According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 36.67 square miles (95.0 km2), all land.[2] Its major roads are U.S. Route 45, Center Road, Manhattan-Monee Road, and Harlem Avenue.

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)3,991[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

Education

Green Garden is a part of Peotone Community School District 207 - U.

References

  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. Archived from the original on 2020-02-12. Retrieved 2013-05-28.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.

Coordinates: 41°25′59″N 87°51′17″W / 41.43306°N 87.85472°W / 41.43306; -87.85472