Pleasant Grove Township, Coles County, Illinois

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Pleasant Grove Township
Location in Coles County
Location in Coles County
Coles County's location in Illinois
Coles County's location in Illinois
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Country United States
State Illinois
County Coles
Established November 8, 1859
 • Total 41.65 sq mi (107.9 km2)
 • Land 41.64 sq mi (107.8 km2)
 • Water 0.01 sq mi (0.03 km2)  0.02%
Elevation 732 ft (223 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 1,327
 • Density 31.9/sq mi (12.3/km2)
Time zone CST (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP codes 61920, 61938, 62440, 62469
GNIS feature ID 0429577

Pleasant Grove Township is one of twelve townships in Coles County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 1,327 and it contained 573 housing units.[1]


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 41.65 square miles (107.9 km2), of which 41.64 square miles (107.8 km2) (or 99.98%) is land and 0.01 square miles (0.026 km2) (or 0.02%) is water.[1]

Cities, towns, villages

Unincorporated towns

Extinct towns

  • Campbell


The township contains 14 cemeteries: Armstrong, Bales, Beals, Doty, Janesville, Leitch, Lower Muddy, Mount Tabor, New Indian Creek, New Kelley, Old Indian Creek, Shiloh, Upper Muddy and Wright.



  • Janesville

School districts

Political districts


  1. 1.0 1.1 "Population, Housing Units, Area, and Density: 2010 - County -- County Subdivision and Place -- 2010 Census Summary File 1". United States Census. Retrieved 2013-05-28.<templatestyles src="Module:Citation/CS1/styles.css"></templatestyles>

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Adjacent townships