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Pomona Township, Jackson County, Illinois

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Country  United States
County  Jackson
Time zone  CST (UTC-6)
Area  136.6 km²
Local time  Thursday 12:44 PM
State  Illinois
Established  November 4, 1884
Elevation  154 m
Population  802 (2010)
Pomona Township, Jackson County, Illinois
ZIP codes  62901, 62905, 62958, 62966, 62975
Weather  6°C, Wind E at 14 km/h, 86% Humidity
Points of interest  Pomona Natural Bridge, Pomona Winery, Cedar Lake, Cove Hollow, Hickory Ridge Vineyard

Pomona Township is one of sixteen townships in Jackson County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 802 and it contained 372 housing units.


Map of Pomona Township, IL, USA


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 52.75 square miles (136.6 km2), of which 50.01 square miles (129.5 km2) (or 94.81%) is land and 2.74 square miles (7.1 km2) (or 5.19%) is water.

Unincorporated towns

  • Etherton at 37.685328°N 89.321199°W / 37.685328; -89.321199
  • Pomona at 37.628106°N 89.336756°W / 37.628106; -89.336756
  • (This list is based on USGS data and may include former settlements.)

    Extinct towns

  • Eltham at 37.669495°N 89.334811°W / 37.669495; -89.334811
  • (These towns are listed as "historical" by the USGS.)

    Adjacent townships

  • Murphysboro Township (north)
  • Carbondale Township (northeast)
  • Makanda Township (east)
  • Grand Tower Township (west)
  • Sand Ridge Township (northwest)
  • Cemeteries

    The township contains these five cemeteries: Dutch Ridge, Etherton, Hagler, Mount Pleasant and Stearns.

    School districts

  • Cobden School Unit District 17
  • Murphysboro Community Unit School District 186
  • Political districts

  • Illinois' 12th congressional district
  • State House District 115
  • State Senate District 58
  • References

    Pomona Township, Jackson County, Illinois Wikipedia

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