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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Knox County, Illinois affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Knox County, Illinois.

Area Features of Knox County, Illinois


Airport


(1) Davies Landing Strip Historical   (2) Galesburg Cottage Hospital Heliport   (3) Galesburg Municipal Airport   (4) Johnson Landing Strip Historical   (5) Malone Landing Strip Historical   (6) Murks Strip Historical   (7) Shissler Farm Airport Historical   (8) Shissler Landing Strip Historical   (9) Tri-county Airport   (10) Wolford S Airport  

Bridge


(1) Lapham Bridge   (2) Trenton Bridge Historical   (3) Wolf Covered Bridge  

Building


(1) Abingdon City Hall   (2) Abingdon Fire Protection District Station 1   (3) Abingdon Police Department   (4) Altona - Oneida - Wataga Ambulance Service   (5) Altona Fire Protection District   (6) Appleton Fire Station   (7) City Of Knoxville Police Department   (8) De Long Fire Department   (9) East Galesburg Fire Department   (10) East Galesburg Police Station   (11) Elba - Salem Fire Protection District   (12) Galesburg Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters   (13) Galesburg Fire Department Station 2 Brooks   (14) Galesburg Fire Department Station 3 Freemont   (15) Galesburg Hospital Ambulance Service   (16) Galesburg Police Department   (17) Galesburg Public Library   (18) Gilson Fire Department   (19) Henderson Township Fire Protection District   (20) Hill Correctional Center   (21) John Mosser Public Library   (22) Knox County Courthouse   (23) Knoxville Community Fire Protection District   (24) Maquon Fire Protection District   (25) Oneida - Wataga Fire Protection District   (26) Rio Fire Department   (27) Tri - County Ambulance District   (28) Victoria - Copley Fire Protection District   (29) Wataga Fire Department   (30) Williamsfield Fire Protection District   (31) Yates City Community Center   (32) Yates City Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Abingdon Cemetery   (2) Alm S House Cemetery   (3) Altona Cemetery   (4) Babbitt Cemetery   (5) Blakeslee Cemetery   (6) Boydston-dawdy Cemetery   (7) Bradford Cemetery   (8) Brookside Cemetery   (9) Bruner Cemetery   (10) Brush Creek Cemetery   (11) Butterfield Family Cemetery   (12) Caldwell Family Cemetery   (13) Catterton Cemetery   (14) Center Prairie Cemetery   (15) Cherry Grove Cemetery   (16) Clark Chapel Cemetery   (17) Clay Cemetery   (18) Cook Cemetery   (19) Corbin Cemetery   (20) Deatherage Cemetery   (21) East Linwood Cemetery   (22) Elba Cemetery   (23) Elias Bragg Cemetery   (24) Etherly Cemetery   (25) Ferguson Cemetery   (26) Fink Cemetery   (27) Fuller Cemetery   (28) Galesburg Research Cemetery   (29) Garret Cemetery   (30) Gilson Cemetery   (31) Gum Cemetery   (32) Harper Cemetery   (33) Harshbarger Cemetery   (34) Haynes Cemetery   (35) Henderson Cemetery   (36) Henderson Grove Cemetery   (37) Hermon Christian Cemetery   (38) Hermon Methodist Cemetery   (39) Hope Cemetery   (40) Housh Cemetery   (41) Hunt Cemetery   (42) Junk Cemetery   (43) Kightlinger Cemetery   (44) Knoxville Cemetery   (45) Larson Cemetery   (46) Lewis Cemetery   (47) Linwood Cemetery   (48) Maquon Cemetery   (49) Martin Cemetery   (50) Mather Cemetery   (51) Mccallister Cemetery   (52) Memorial Park Cemetery   (53) Miles Cemetery   (54) Myers Cemetery   (55) Oak Lawn Memorial Gardens   (56) Old Scotch Cemetery   (57) Oneida Cemetery   (58) Ontario Cemetery   (59) Ouderkirk Cemetery   (60) Parker Cemetery   (61) Pleasant Hill Cemetery   (62) Rice-blue Cemetery   (63) Rio Baptist Cemetery   (64) Rio Cemetery   (65) Robbins Cemetery   (66) Russell Cemetery   (67) Saint Augustine Cemetery   (68) Saint Josephs Cemetery   (69) Saint Marys Cemetery   (70) Salem Cemetery   (71) Smith Cemetery   (72) Soperville Cemetery   (73) Summitt-douglas Cemetery   (74) Swedish Cemetery   (75) Thurman Cemetery   (76) Trenton Cemetery   (77) Union Cemetery   (78) Uniontown Cemetery   (79) Van Gilder Cemetery   (80) Victoria Cemetery   (81) Walnut Grove Cemetery   (82) Wataga Cemetery   (83) West Truro Cemetery   (84) Westfall Cemetery   (85) Williams Family Cemetery   (86) Yates City Cemetery  

Census


(1) Gilson Census Designated Place   (2) Oak Run Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) All Souls Roman Catholic Church   (2) Allen Chapel African Methodist Episcopal Church   (3) Bethany Baptist Church   (4) Bethel Baptist Church   (5) Bethesda Baptist Church   (6) Calvary Assembly Of God Church   (7) Center Prairie Church   (8) Central Congregational Church   (9) Church Of Christ   (10) Corpus Christi Roman Catholic Church   (11) Covenant Church   (12) East Main Congregational United Church Of Christ   (13) Elba Chapel   (14) Emmanuel United Methodist Church   (15) Faith United Methodist Church   (16) Faith United Presbyterian Church   (17) First Baptist Church   (18) First Bible Missionary Church   (19) First Christian Church   (20) First Church Of Christ Scientist   (21) First Church Of The Nazarene   (22) First Congregational Church   (23) First Lutheran Church   (24) First Methodist Church   (25) First United Presbyterian Church   (26) Foursquare Gospel Church   (27) Grace Episcopal Church   (28) Haynes Church Historical   (29) Maquon United Methodist Church   (30) Maxey Chapel   (31) Orange Chapel   (32) Reorganized Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (33) Sacred Hearth Catholic Church   (34) Saint Patricks Roman Catholic Church   (35) Second Baptist Church   (36) Temple Sholom   (37) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (38) Union Grove Church Historical  

Civil


(1) City Of Abingdon   (2) City Of Galesburg   (3) City Of Knoxville   (4) City Of Oneida   (5) Knox County   (6) Township Of Cedar   (7) Township Of Chestnut   (8) Township Of Copley   (9) Township Of Elba   (10) Township Of Galesburg   (11) Township Of Galesburg City   (12) Township Of Haw Creek   (13) Township Of Henderson   (14) Township Of Indian Point   (15) Township Of Knox   (16) Township Of Maquon   (17) Township Of Ontario   (18) Township Of Orange   (19) Township Of Persifer   (20) Township Of Rio   (21) Township Of Salem   (22) Township Of Sparta   (23) Township Of Truro   (24) Township Of Victoria   (25) Township Of Walnut Grove   (26) Village Of Altona   (27) Village Of East Galesburg   (28) Village Of Henderson   (29) Village Of Maquon   (30) Village Of Rio   (31) Village Of Saint Augustine   (32) Village Of Victoria   (33) Village Of Wataga   (34) Village Of Williamsfield   (35) Village Of Yates City  

Crossing


(1) Bridgeport Ferry Historical   (2) Interchange 46   (3) Interchange 48   (4) Interchange 51   (5) Interchange 54  

Dam


(1) Bruington Lake Dam   (2) Crescent Lake Dam   (3) Daum Lake Dam   (4) Happy Hollow Lake Dam   (5) Happy Hollow Lake Number 2 Dam   (6) Knox Company Conservation Club Lake Dam   (7) Lake Bracken Dam   (8) Lake Rice Dam   (9) Lake Roberts Dam   (10) Lake Storey Dam   (11) Lake Windsor Dam   (12) Roundhouse Lake Dam   (13) Shebb Oaks Lake Dam   (14) Spoon Lake Dam   (15) Taylor Lake Dam  

Hospital


(1) Galesburg Cottage Hospital   (2) Galesburg State Mental Health Center   (3) Order Of Saint Francis Saint Mary Medical Center  

Lake


(1) Glenwood Lake   (2) Horseshoe Lake   (3) Railroad Pond  

Locale


(1) Abingdon Water Works   (2) Blue Moonlight Drive-in   (3) Bridlecreek Shopping Center   (4) Bunker Links Golf Course   (5) Camp Feltheimer   (6) Camp Shaubena   (7) Camp Wilderness   (8) Faith Camp   (9) Good Samaritan Retreat   (10) Knox County Landfill   (11) Lake Bracken Country Club   (12) Saluda Station Historical   (13) Sandburg Mall   (14) Sherwood Camp   (15) Twin Bridges  

Mine


(1) Knoxville Mine   (2) Thermal Mine  

Park


(1) Carl Sandburg Birthplace Historic Site   (2) Central Park   (3) Custer Park   (4) Galesburg Historic District   (5) Graham Park   (6) Kelly Park   (7) Kiwanis Park   (8) Klapp Park   (9) Knox Park   (10) Lake Storey Park   (11) Legion Park   (12) Lincoln Park   (13) Martin Park   (14) Park Plaza   (15) Peck Park   (16) Rogers Park   (17) Rotary Park   (18) Snakeden Hollow State Fish And Wildlife Area   (19) Swing Park   (20) Village Green Park  

Populated Place


(1) Abingdon   (2) Altona   (3) Appleton   (4) Bridgeport Historical   (5) Burnside Historical   (6) Centerville   (7) Dahinda   (8) Delong   (9) Douglas   (10) East Galesburg   (11) Elba Center   (12) Eugene   (13) Galesburg   (14) Gilson   (15) Henderson   (16) Henderson Grove   (17) Hermon   (18) Knox   (19) Knoxville   (20) Maquon   (21) Oak Run   (22) Oneida   (23) Ontario   (24) Pleasant Ridge Historical   (25) Rio   (26) Saint Augustine   (27) Saluda   (28) Soperville   (29) Trenton Corners   (30) Troy Historical   (31) Truro   (32) Uniontown   (33) Victoria   (34) Wataga   (35) Williamsfield   (36) Yates City  

Post Office


(1) Abingdon Post Office   (2) Center Point Post Office Historical   (3) Dahinda Post Office   (4) Delong Post Office Historical   (5) Galesburg Post Office   (6) Knoxville Post Office   (7) Utah Post Office Historical   (8) Yates City Post Office  

Reservoir


(1) Bruington Lake   (2) Chain Of Lakes   (3) Corn Crib Lake   (4) Crawdad Lake   (5) Crescent Lake   (6) Daum Lake   (7) Fishhook Lake   (8) Gale Lake   (9) Grandt Lake   (10) Green Oaks Lake   (11) Happy Hollow Lake   (12) Happy Hollow Lake Number 2   (13) Knox Company Conservation Club Lake   (14) Lake Bracken   (15) Lake Roberts   (16) Lake Storey   (17) Lake Windsor   (18) Little John Club Lake   (19) Lone Rock Lake   (20) Long Lake   (21) Lost Lake   (22) Manson Heights Lake   (23) North Lake   (24) Old Garage Lake   (25) Peterson Lake   (26) Purington Lakes   (27) Rice Lake   (28) Roundhouse Lake   (29) Shebb Oaks Lake   (30) Snakeden Hollow Lake   (31) South Lake   (32) Spoon Lake   (33) T Lake   (34) Taylor Lake   (35) Trailer Lake   (36) U Lake  

School


(1) Abingdon High School   (2) Abingdon Junior High School   (3) Allen Park School   (4) Altona Elementary School   (5) Appleton School   (6) Atchison School Historical   (7) Austin School Historical   (8) Baird School Historical   (9) Barnett School Historical   (10) Bateman School   (11) Bear School Historical   (12) Bennington School Historical   (13) Bethany Academy   (14) Bliss School Historical   (15) Browne School Historical   (16) Brush Creek School Historical   (17) Burt School Historical   (18) Carl Sandburg College   (19) Cashman School Historical   (20) Cedar Bluff School Historical   (21) Centennial School Historical   (22) Center Point School Historical   (23) Center Prairie School Historical   (24) Chalman School Historical   (25) Cherry Grove School Historical   (26) Churchill Junior High School   (27) Clark Chapel School Historical   (28) Clay School Historical   (29) Collinson School Historical   (30) Condra School Historical   (31) Cook School Historical   (32) Cooke School   (33) Corey School Historical   (34) Cornfield College School Historical   (35) Costa High School   (36) Cottage Grove School Historical   (37) Cottonwood School Historical   (38) Craig School Historical   (39) Cross Lane School Historical   (40) Cummings School Historical   (41) Dempsey School Historical   (42) Dixie School Historical   (43) Douglas School   (44) Doyle School Historical   (45) Dunlap School Historical   (46) Earl School Historical   (47) Egypt School Historical   (48) Elba School Historical   (49) Elwell School Historical   (50) Etherly School Historical   (51) Eugene School Historical   (52) Fairview School Historical   (53) Farnham School   (54) Ferris School Historical   (55) Finley School Historical   (56) Flynn School Historical   (57) Ford School Historical   (58) Fort Henry School Historical   (59) Fort Sumpter School Historical   (60) Fosmire School Historical   (61) Foster School Historical   (62) Franklin School Historical   (63) Fruit Hill School Historical   (64) Gale School   (65) Galesburg High School   (66) Glisson School Historical   (67) Gooseneck School Historical   (68) Greenleaf School Historical   (69) Hannam School Historical   (70) Harper School Historical   (71) Hazel Dell School Historical   (72) Hazel Green School Historical   (73) Hedding Grade School   (74) Heller School Historical   (75) Hitchcock School   (76) Hobbs School Historical   (77) Hurley School Historical   (78) Indian Point School Historical   (79) King School   (80) Knox College   (81) Knoxville High School   (82) Knoxville Junior High School   (83) L T Stone School   (84) Lapham School Historical   (85) Libolt School Historical   (86) Lincoln Public School Historical   (87) Lincoln School   (88) Locust School   (89) Lombard Junior High School   (90) Lotts School Historical   (91) Louisville School Historical   (92) Mable Woolsey Elementary School   (93) Maple Grove School Historical   (94) Mcgirr School Historical   (95) Mckie School Historical   (96) Middle Grove School Historical   (97) Military School Historical   (98) Mount Joy School Historical   (99) Newman School Historical   (100) Nielson School   (101) Number 16 School Historical   (102) Oak Grove School Historical   (103) Oldtown School Historical   (104) Oneida Elementary School   (105) Pease Hill School Historical   (106) Pierce School Historical   (107) Pleasant Grove School Historical   (108) Pleasant Hill School Historical   (109) Pleasant Ridge School Historical   (110) Pleasant Valley School Historical   (111) Raymond R Marquith Elementary School   (112) Rebstock School Historical   (113) Red Oak School Historical   (114) Reynolds School Historical   (115) Rhodes School Historical   (116) Rio Elementary School   (117) Robbins School Historical   (118) Rose Hoben Welch School   (119) Round Bottom School Historical   (120) Rowe School Historical   (121) Salem Center School Historical   (122) Salem School Historical   (123) Sherman School Historical   (124) Silas Willard Elementary School   (125) Simpson School Historical   (126) Sisson School Historical   (127) South Grove School Historical   (128) Steele School   (129) Stump Valley School Historical   (130) Sumner School Historical   (131) Sunnyside School Historical   (132) Sunrise School Historical   (133) Swanson School   (134) Swigert School Historical   (135) Talbot School Historical   (136) Thirlwell School Historical   (137) Trenton School Historical   (138) Troy School Historical   (139) Union School Historical   (140) Victoria Elementary School   (141) Washington Public School Historical   (142) Washington School Historical   (143) Wataga Elementary School   (144) Way School Historical   (145) West Elba School Historical   (146) West Falls School Historical   (147) West Point School Historical   (148) West School Historical   (149) West Truro School Historical   (150) West Union School Historical   (151) Weston School   (152) White Oak School Historical   (153) White School Historical   (154) Williamsfield High School   (155) Windmill School Historical   (156) Yates City Grade School  

Stream


(1) Brandywine Creek   (2) Brunk Creek   (3) Brush Creek   (4) Cadwell Creek   (5) Court Creek   (6) Flea Creek   (7) Forman Creek   (8) French Creek   (9) Haw Creek   (10) Hermon Creek   (11) Hickory Creek   (12) Italian Slough   (13) Latimer Creek   (14) Little Haw Creek   (15) Littlers Creek   (16) Middle Creek   (17) Mud Run   (18) North Creek   (19) Pennington Creek   (20) Pig Creek   (21) Pilot Creek   (22) Sugar Creek   (23) Swab Run  

Summit


(1) Pilot Knob  

Tower


(1) Waag-fm Galesburg   (2) Waik-am Galesburg   (3) Wgbq-fm Galesburg   (4) Wgil-am Galesburg   (5) Wvkc-fm Galesburg  

Valley


(1) Pigeon Hollow   (2) Snakeden Hollow   (3) Tucker Hollow  

Woods


(1) Pilot Grove  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Knox County, Illinois

61401 (pop. 36,568) 61448 (pop. 4,176) 61410 (pop. 4,174)
61467 (pop. 1,241) 61488 (pop. 1,199) 61572 (pop. 1,069)
61436 (pop. 1,021) 61414 (pop. 1,013) 61489 (pop. 999)
61458 (pop. 958) 61428 (pop. 954) 61430 (pop. 718)
61472 (pop. 666) 61485 (pop. 643) 61474 (pop. 355)
61439 (pop. 282)    


Counties Nearby Knox County, Illinois

Warren County, IL  (pop. 17,551) 17.9 Miles
Stark County, IL  (pop. 6,076) 27.7 Miles
Mercer County, IL  (pop. 16,440) 29.2 Miles
Henry County, IL  (pop. 50,110) 29.8 Miles
Fulton County, IL  (pop. 36,660) 31.0 Miles
Henderson County, IL  (pop. 7,550) 35.0 Miles
Peoria County, IL  (pop. 187,463) 35.2 Miles
Mcdonough County, IL  (pop. 32,515) 37.9 Miles
Rock Island County, IL  (pop. 147,397) 39.7 Miles
Tazewell County, IL  (pop. 136,078) 47.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Knox County, Illinois

309



Elevation in Knox County, Illinois is 725.0 ft. (221.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Knox County, Illinois

Lat: 40.939735 N        Long: -90.290825 W



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