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|o Total||36.04 sq mi (93.34 km2)|
|o Land||35.69 sq mi (92.44 km2)|
|o Water||0.3 sq mi (0.9 km2) 0.96%|
|Elevation||748 ft (228 m)|
| o Estimate |
|o Density||3,166/sq mi (1,222.3/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|o Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
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Palatine Township is one of 29 townships in Cook County, Illinois, USA. As of the 2010 census, its population was 112,994. It is the north central township of the six northwest townships that form the Cook County panhandle. Palatine Township was organized in 1850.
According to the United States Census Bureau, Palatine Township covers an area of 36.04 square miles (93.3 km2); of this, 35.69 square miles (92.4 km2) (99.04 percent) is land and 0.35 square miles (0.91 km2) (0.96 percent) is water.
The township contains these cemeteries: Cady, Circle of Life, Deer Grove, German, Hillside, Immanuel Lutheran, Mount Hope, Saint Michael, Salem, Sutherland and Wolfum. Of these, the Township owns Cady, Hillside, Salem, Sutherland and Wolfum.