Vermilion County

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Vermilion County, Illinois

6 N Vermilion St Courthouse Annex
Danville, IL 61832
Phone: (217) 431-2615
Fax: (217) 554-1914

On the east-central border of IL, east of Urbana; organized Jan 18, 1826 from Edgar County. Name Origin: For the Vermilion River, which runs through the county and is colored by the red soil

Area (sq mi):: 902.14 (land 899.08; water 3.06) Population per square mile: 91.60
Population 2005: 82,344 State rank: 20 Population change: 2000-20005 -1.90%; 1990-2000 -4.90% Population 2000: 83,919 (White 84.70%; Black or African American 10.60%; Hispanic or Latino 3.00%; Asian 0.60%; Other 2.90%). Foreign born: 1.70%. Median age: 38.00
Income 2000: per capita $16,787; median household $34,071; Population below poverty level: 13.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $21,561-$23,283
Unemployment (2004): 8.30% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 20.40 minutes Working outside county of residence: 14.00%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Danville County seat (33,069)

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    Small Business Administration announced today that federal economic injury disaster loans are available to small businesses, small agricultural cooperatives, small businesses engaged in aquaculture and most private non-profit organizations of all sizes located in Vermilion County, Illinois as a result of the drought that began on July 24, 2012.
    We're able to efficiently tuck the Philo system into our existing operations in Vermilion County, Illinois, to capture economies of scale and control costs, while providing customers with quality, reliable service.
    The cities affected by these network upgrades include Danville, Hoopeston, Rossville, Tilton, Westville, Georgetown, Catlin, Fithian, Oakwood and Alvin in Vermilion County, and St.
    As part of the settlement agreement, Dynegy will also undertake several environmental projects in the Midwest, including the donation of approximately 1,135 acres of forestlands in Vermilion County, Illinois to the Illinois Department of Natural Resources to form a nature preserve, as well as other efforts to preserve forests and wetlands.
    groundwater system serving 40 residents in Vermilion County.
    February 2001 - PSC's Consumers Illinois subsidiary purchased the assets of the Walnut Hill Well Association, a small groundwater system serving 40 residents in Vermilion County.
    With the completion of a three-year, $800,000 construction project, Consumers Illinois Water Company (Consumers) Vermilion County Division announced today that it now serves 59 new customers in the Valley Run Mobile Home Park (The Park) in southeast Danville, previously dependent on a limited well supply.
    The 203-acre farm, with 196 tillable acres, is located on CR 2900 North in Vermilion County.
    1978, Owens and Cole 2003, Behnke and Ebinger 1989), Vermilion County (Owens and Ebinger 2008) and on Illinoian glacial till in Jasper County (Edgin et al.