History of Bloom Township

Bloom Township Government was established in 1850.  The Township is located at the far southeast corner of Cook County Illinois adjacent to the Indiana State line.. The population of Bloom Township is 90,922 according to the 2010 Census.  The Township is comprised of all  or parts of the following cities and villages:

  • Chicago Heights
  • South Chicago Heights
  • Homewood
  • Glenwood
  • Lansing
  • Lynwood
  • Sauk Village
  • Ford Heights
  • Park Forest
  • Olympia Fields
  • Steger
  • Flossmoor