Bond County

Bond County, Illinois

203 W College Ave
Greenville, IL 62246
Phone: (618) 664-0449
Fax: (618) 664-9414

In south-central IL northeast of Belleville; organized Jan 4, 1817 (prior to statehood) from Madison County. Name Origin: For Shadrach Bond (1773-1832), IL legislator and first governor (1818-22)

Area (sq mi):: 382.67 (land 380.20; water 2.46) Population per square mile: 47.40
Population 2005: 18,027 State rank: 63 Population change: 2000-20005 2.20%; 1990-2000 17.60% Population 2000: 17,633 (White 89.80%; Black or African American 7.40%; Hispanic or Latino 1.40%; Asian 0.30%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 0.80%. Median age: 36.80
Income 2000: per capita $17,947; median household $37,680; Population below poverty level: 9.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,380-$24,306
Unemployment (2004): 6.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.70% Median travel time to work: 24.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 45.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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In a filing with Illinois regulators, Marathon said the incident occurred near midnight in the city of Greenville in Bond County, southern Illinois.
Collections from Bond County in 1956 and Macoupin County during 1947 each included slider, painted, snapping, common musk and spiny softshell turtles (http://ellipse.
President of Schwarz and Chair of the Illinois Business Education Coalition; and Peggy Allan, a former Illinois Teacher of the Year and a teacher and administrator in Bond County School District 2, Greenville.