Moraine Township
Location in Lake County
Lake County's location in Illinois
Coordinates: 42°01′10″N 87°48′36″W / 42.01944°N 87.81000°W / 42.01944; -87.81000Coordinates: 42°01′10″N 87°48′36″W / 42.01944°N 87.81000°W / 42.01944; -87.81000
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyLake
Government
 • SupervisorAnne Flanigan Bassi
Area
 • Total11.9 sq mi (30.9 km2)
 • Land11.9 sq mi (30.8 km2)
 • Water0.04 sq mi (0.1 km2)
Elevation
646 ft (197 m)
Population
 (2010)
 • Estimate 
(2016)[1]
33,916
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
FIPS code17-097-50364
Websitewww.morainetownship.org

Moraine Township is a township in Lake County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 34,129.[2] Moraine Township was originally called Deerfield Township, but the name was changed on October 29, 1998.

Geography

Moraine Township covers an area of 11.9 square miles (30.9 km2); of this, 0.03 square miles (0.08 km2) or 0.27 percent is water.[2]

Cities and towns

Adjacent townships

Cemeteries

The township contains four cemeteries: Daggitt, Fort Sheridan, Mooney, and Saint Marys.

Major highways

Airports and landing strips

Demographics

Historical population
Census Pop.
2016 (est.)33,916[1]
U.S. Decennial Census[3]

References

  1. ^ a b "Population and Housing Unit Estimates". Retrieved June 9, 2017.
  2. ^ a b "Geographic Identifiers: 2010 Demographic Profile Data (G001): Moraine township, Lake County, Illinois". U.S. Census Bureau, American Factfinder. Archived from the original on February 12, 2020. Retrieved December 19, 2012.
  3. ^ "Census of Population and Housing". Census.gov. Retrieved June 4, 2016.