Township 15 North, Range 8 East, 3rd Principal Meridian, Illinois

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Township 15 North, Range 8 East, 3rd Principal Meridian, Illinois

View Township 15 North, Range 8 East, 3rd Principal Meridian, Illinois Section Township Range map on Google Maps • Free township and range locator searches by address, place or reverse find by land parcel description.


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Township and Range made easy! With this section township range finder, you can view and search the Public Land Survey System (PLSS), also known as Congressional townships or survey townships, all the way down to the section, quarter section and quarter quarter section level anywhere in Illinois, all overlaid on a fully interactive Google Map. Optionally, add section township range labels, and overlay counties and cities as well!

Quick Tips for using this Illinois Section Township and Range map tool

  1. In the “Search places” box above the map, type an address, place, etc. and choose the one you want from the auto-complete list*
    OR: Click the map to see the Section, Township and Range for where you clicked or just type another place name or address
    OR: Use the “Find parcel” tool below the map to search for a known Section, Township and Range, for example from a land deed.*** Tip: You don’t have to specify a Section if you only know the Township and Range. Also, you can leave the PM (Prime Meridian) set to “any” and the tool will let you know if there are multiple matches.
    Township, Range and Section lines will draw, as well as quarter and quarter quarter sections if you are zoomed in enough. The Township, Range, Section, Principal Meridian, County, State and Longitude/Latitude will be displayed at the top of the map.**
  2. Check the “Show labels” checkbox in the lower left corner of the map to see the names of township and range, section and quarter quarter section on the map. More detail will be shown and labels appear as you zoom in.
  3. Click the button in the upper right corner of the map to use your current location. Click the button again to automatically update your location every 1, 5 or 10 minutes (Monthly Contributors also get an option to update every several seconds).***
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* You can also type in GPS coordinates in decimal degrees into the Search places box. For example, type -105.25, 40 for Boulder, Colorado.
** All information is reported based on the location of the blue dot on the map; to move the blue dot, click the map
*** The “Locate” button will be more accurate on smartphones and other devices containing a GPS; desktop browsers typically show an approximate location



Illinois Section Township Range Map Image

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Map of Illinois Section Township Range Map

How do you see Google Maps with the township range section grid? Just follow the quick steps above to see them all displayed on a fully-interactive Google Map.

Answer questions such as:
– What Section, Township and Range is this address in?
– What County is this section, township range located in?
– What Quarter Section, Section, Township and Range is this spot on the map in?
– Where is this land parcel description located?***

Why was this tool created? Many people have requested to be able to search by section, township and range, and be able to see them displayed on top of Google Maps.

While some other tools show Section Township Range on Google Earth, requiring downloads and installation, this free tool shows Section Township Range on Google Maps in a web browser, requiring no downloads and no installation. And you can even use it on your smart phone or tablet!

Coverage Notes

  • Township, Range and Section lines are part of the Public Land Survey System (PLSS), the most complete source being the Bureau of Land Management (BLM)
  • There are some more obscure land descriptions that the tool will not find

Other Notes

  • The Search places box uses a standard Google Maps geocoding engine, therefore you can type street addresses, road names, points of interest, and GPS coordinates (see * above) to see what section, township, and range that location is part of
  • Many of the map layers from which this information is extracted are very large, so it may take several seconds for all of the map layers to finish drawing
  • Because the map layers are large, fewer lines will be shown if you are zoomed out too far
  • Note that typing an address will zoom in the map very close, whereas typing a city or county by itself will show you a map with a wider view
  • ***Disclaimer: While the number of decimals in the latitude and longitude displayed for the map marker imply a positional accuracy of within a few feet, note that Google Maps is not inherently that accurate, and therefore this tool should not be used for legal purposes or anything beyond entertainment value.

Sources

– US Department of the Interior, Bureau of Land Management, Sep 2019

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Listing of all U.S. County Maps showing Section Township and Range



Listing of all Townships and Ranges in the U.S. Public Land Survey System



Listing of all Townships and Ranges in Illinois

Individual Illinois County Section Township Range Maps:

Adams County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Alexander County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Bond County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Boone County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Brown County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Bureau County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Calhoun County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Carroll County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Cass County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Champaign County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Christian County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Clark County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Clay County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Clinton County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Coles County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Cook County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Crawford County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Cumberland County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   DeKalb County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   De Witt County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Douglas County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   DuPage County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Edgar County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Edwards County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Effingham County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Fayette County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Ford County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Franklin County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Fulton County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Gallatin County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Greene County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Grundy County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Hamilton County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Hancock County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Hardin County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Henderson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Henry County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Iroquois County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Jackson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Jasper County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Jefferson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Jersey County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Jo Daviess County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Johnson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Kane County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Kankakee County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Kendall County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Knox County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Lake County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   LaSalle County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Lawrence County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Lee County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Livingston County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Logan County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   McDonough County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   McHenry County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   McLean County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Macon County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Macoupin County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Madison County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Marion County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Marshall County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Mason County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Massac County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Menard County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Mercer County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Monroe County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Montgomery County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Morgan County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Moultrie County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Ogle County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Peoria County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Perry County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Piatt County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Pike County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Pope County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Pulaski County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Putnam County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Randolph County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Richland County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Rock Island County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   St. Clair County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Saline County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Sangamon County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Schuyler County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Scott County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Shelby County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Stark County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Stephenson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Tazewell County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Union County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Vermilion County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Wabash County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Warren County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Washington County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Wayne County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   White County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Whiteside County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Will County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Williamson County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Winnebago County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   Woodford County, Illinois - Section Township Range Map   •   




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