|Established||November 6, 1849|
|• Supervisor||Donna T. Dettbarn|
|• Total||35.87 sq mi (92.9 km2)|
|• Land||35.8 sq mi (92.72 km2)|
|• Water||0.07 sq mi (0.18 km2) 0.20%|
|Elevation||774 ft (236 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||437.7/sq mi (169.0/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
60417, 60449, 60466, 60484
Monee Township is one of 24 townships in Will County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 15,669 and it contained 6,182 housing units. Monee Township used to be known as Carcy Township, but the name was changed at an unknown date.
According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.87 square miles (92.9 km2), of which 35.8 square miles (93 km2) (or 99.80%) is land and 0.07 square miles (0.18 km2) (or 0.20%) is water. It includes all of Monee, almost all of University Park as well as a small portion of Park Forest.
Monee Township is bordered by Western Avenue on the east, Steger Road on the north (where Cook County and Will County share a border), Harlem Avenue (Illinois Route 43) on the west, and Offner Road on the south.
The township contains the Saint Paul's United Church of Christ Cemetery.
|U.S. Decennial Census|