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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She later became art supervisor at the Effingham and Bond County Schools and a member of the extension and workshop faculty of Eastern Illinois State College.
In a filing with Illinois regulators, Marathon said the incident occurred near midnight in the city of Greenville in Bond County, southern Illinois.
The Illinois Environmental Protection Agency (Illinois EPA) conducted cleanup work at three open dump sites, including the former Sorento Junk Yard, in Sorento (Bond County).
Collections from Bond County in 1956 and Macoupin County during 1947 each included slider, painted, snapping, common musk and spiny softshell turtles (http://ellipse.inhs; accessed 5 Sep 2008).
In Bond County, Ill., Sheriff Jeffrey Brown has an interesting reaction when someone asks to see a list of prisoners in his jail.
Sayles, 28, of Belleville, was arrested May 9 by the Randolph County Sheriff's Office on a Randolph County warrant for failure to appear on a retail theft charge and a Bond County warrant for failure to appear on a deceptive practice charge.
Kevin Kaegy from the Bond County Historical Society will deliver a presentation at 1 p.m.
30, 1992 in Bond County, and the original revocation was for driving under the influence of alcohol or drug in violation of driving while driver's license or privilege to operate a vehicle was suspended or revoked.
3, Higgins again turned herself in at the police department, and was arrested on a Bond County warrant for failure to appear -- contempt of court, an unspecified complaint.
Teen instructors included Kate Miller of Hamilton County, Anne Becker of Morgan County, and Megan Miller of Bond County who have initiated hunger projects in their communities, as well as other Hamilton County club members who have used their community garden produce in their youth cooking schools.
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By an act of the legislature in the year 1821, Bond County, IL, which was a huge area, was divided into two parts; the southern part remained Bond County and the northern part became Montgomery County.