Moultrie County

Moultrie County, Illinois

County Courthouse 10 S Main St Suite 6
Sullivan, IL 61951
Phone: (217) 728-4389
Fax: (217) 728-8178

In central IL southwest of Decatur; organized Feb 16, 1843 from Macon and Shelby counties. Name Origin: For Gen. William Moultrie (1731-1805), an officer in the Revolutionary War and governor of SC (1785-87; 1792-94)

Area (sq mi):: 344.47 (land 335.60; water 8.87) Population per square mile: 43.20
Population 2005: 14,510 State rank: 79 Population change: 2000-20005 1.60%; 1990-2000 2.60% Population 2000: 14,287 (White 98.50%; Black or African American 0.20%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.10%; Other 0.80%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 38.70
Income 2000: per capita $18,562; median household $40,084; Population below poverty level: 7.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,194-$23,668
Unemployment (2004): 5.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.80% Median travel time to work: 21.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 47.60%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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According to NGPL, the binding open season aims to solicit interest in the potential expansion of the NGPL's Gulf Coast mainline system from the Rockies Express Pipeline interconnection in Moultrie County, Illinois, to points north on the Company's pipeline system.
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