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Kendall Township, Kendall County, Illinois

Kendall Township, Kendall County, Illinois
Full nameKendall Township
Official nameKendall Township
Settlement typeTownship
CountryUnited States
Total Area39.31 sq mi (101.8 km2)
Land Area39.17 sq mi (101.5 km2)
Water Area0.13 sq mi (0.3 km2)
Elevation682 ft (207.9 m)
Total Population4636 (2000)
Density (pop.)45.7/km2 (118.4/sq mi)
Other information
FIPS code17-39454 
GNIS feature ID0429202

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Kendall Township is located in Kendall County, Illinois.

It is located at 41.619626 N, -88.442966 W. It has 101.455 km2. (39.1721 square miles) of land and 349,570 square meters (0.13497 square miles) covered by water. Its population in the 2000 Census was 4,636. It has 1,622 housing units.

Kendall Township was named after the county, which was named after Amos Kendall, a powerful Democratic politician in the Andrew Jackson administration. Kendall later became a business partner of Samuel F.B. Morse, inventor of the Morse Code and the electric telegraph, and made his fortune with Morse.

Yorkville's division amongst Bristol and Kendall Townships mirrors the fact that, until the 1950's, The City of Yorkville was situated along the south bank of the Fox River, while the Village of Bristol was situated to the north. When the communities consolidated to form the Unified City of Yorkville, a small community in Bristol Township, named "Bristol Station", was allowed to become the new Bristol, Illinois.

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County asks for residents' input - Joliet Herald News Tweet this news
Joliet Herald News--Those interested in taking the online survey may go to the -Kendall County- website at and visit the "Community Survey Link" on the home ... - Date : Sun, 27 Jun 2010 09:12:33 GMT+00:00
Kankakee County: Probe of squad car not yet complete - Kankakee Daily Journal Tweet this news
Kankakee Daily Journal---...- fake 911 call in Pembroke -Township- haven't yet been completed. That's prompted Kankakee -County- Circuit Judge -Kendall- Wenzelman to set a hearing for Aug. ... - Date : Tue, 13 Jul 2010 16:10:25 GMT+00:00
Briefs: Smart Grid open house - Naperville Sun Tweet this news
Naperville Sun--Naperville Responds will host a breakfast fundraiser from 7:30 to 9 am Wednesday at the Judd -Kendall- VFW, 908 W. Jackson Ave. Tickets are $30 and available ... - Date : Fri, 04 Jun 2010 05:08:27 GMT+00:00
Exelon to fight $525 million plant valuation - Tweet this news December, -County- Supervisor of Assessments Linda -Kendall- set the equalized valuation at $502 million. In its March ruling, the Board of Review set the ... - Date : Fri, 30 Apr 2010 04:24:10 GMT+00:00

Municipalities and communities of Kendall County, Illinois

County seat: Yorkville
CitiesAurora * Joliet * Plano * Sandwich * Yorkville
VillagesLisbon * Millbrook * Millington * Minooka * Montgomery * Newark * Oswego * Plainfield * Plattville
TownshipsBig Grove * Bristol * Fox * Kendall * Lisbon * Little Rock * Na-Au-Say * Oswego * Seward
Boulder Hill * Bristol * Central * Fox * Helmar * Kentland * Knob Hill * Lisbon Center * Little Rock * Millhurst * Nettlecreek Pavilion *
FootnotesThis populated place also has portions in an adjacent county or counties

Chicago metropolitan area

Central cityChicago, Illinois
Largest cities
(over 30,000 in 2000)
Aurora, Illinois * Berwyn, Illinois * Calumet City, Illinois * Chicago Heights, Illinois * Crystal Lake, Illinois * DeKalb, Illinois * Des Plaines, Illinois * East Chicago, Indiana * Elgin, Illinois * Elmhurst, Illinois * Evanston, Illinois * Gary, Indiana * Hammond, Indiana * Harvey, Illinois * Highland Park, Illinois * Joliet, Illinois * Kenosha, Wisconsin * Naperville, Illinois * North Chicago, Illinois * Park Ridge, Illinois * Portage, Indiana * St. Charles, Illinois * Waukegan, Illinois * Wheaton, Illinois
Largest towns and villages
(over 30,000 in 2000)
Addison, Illinois * Arlington Heights, Illinois * Bartlett, Illinois * Bolingbrook, Illinois * Buffalo Grove, Illinois * Carol Stream, Illinois * Carpentersville, Illinois * Cicero, Illinois * Downers Grove, Illinois * Elk Grove Village, Illinois * Glendale Heights, Illinois * Glenview, Cook County, Illinois * Hanover Park, Illinois * Hoffman Estates, Illinois * Lombard, Illinois * Merrillville, Indiana * Mount Prospect, Illinois * Mundelein, Illinois * Niles, Illinois * Northbrook, Illinois * Oak Lawn, Illinois * Oak Park, Illinois * Orland Park, Illinois * Palatine, Illinois * Schaumburg, Illinois * Skokie, Illinois * Streamwood, Illinois * Tinley Park, Illinois * Wheeling, Illinois * Woodridge, Illinois
CountiesCook County, Illinois * DeKalb County, Illinois * DuPage County, Illinois * Grundy County, Illinois * Jasper County, Indiana * Kane County, Illinois * Kendall County, Illinois * Kenosha County, Wisconsin * Lake County, Illinois * Lake County, Indiana * McHenry County, Illinois * Newton County, Indiana * Porter County, Indiana * Will County, Illinois
RegionsGreat Lakes * Northern Illinois * Northern Indiana
Sub-regionsChicago Southland * Eastern Ridges and Lowlands * Fox Valley (Illinois) * Golden Corridor * Illinois Technology and Research Corridor * North Shore (Chicago) * Northwest Indiana

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