|Established||November 6, 1849|
|• Supervisor||Glenn L. Swanson|
|• Total||24.2 sq mi (62.8 km2)|
|• Land||22.9 sq mi (59.3 km2)|
|• Water||1.4 sq mi (3.5 km2)|
|Elevation||797 ft (243 m)|
| • Estimate |
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
Wauconda Township is a township in Lake County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 21,730.
Wauconda Township covers an area of 24.2 square miles (62.8 km2); of this, 1.4 square miles (3.5 km2) or 5.59 percent is water. Lakes in this township include Bangs Lake and Slocum Lake. The stream of Mutton Creek runs through this township.
The Volo Auto Museum is within the township, just outside the boundaries of the village of Volo itself.
The township contains six cemeteries: Fisher Family (historic) west of Volo; Hope Grove (historic) east of Volo; Saint Peter Catholic in Volo; Slocum Family (historic) west of Wauconda; Volo (historic) in Volo; and Wauconda in Wauconda.
|U.S. Decennial Census|