Bureau County

Bureau County, Illinois

700 S Main St
Princeton, IL 61356
Phone: (815) 875-2014
Fax: (815) 879-4803

In north-central IL, east of Moline; organized Feb 28, 1837 from Putnam County. Name Origin: Anglicized version of Pierre de Bureo (Buero), a French trader with the Indians

Area (sq mi):: 873.30 (land 868.56; water 4.74) Population per square mile: 40.70
Population 2005: 35,330 State rank: 43 Population change: 2000-20005 -0.50%; 1990-2000 -0.50% Population 2000: 35,503 (White 93.50%; Black or African American 0.30%; Hispanic or Latino 4.90%; Asian 0.50%; Other 2.40%). Foreign born: 2.60%. Median age: 39.60
Income 2000: per capita $19,542; median household $40,233; Population below poverty level: 7.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $25,379-$26,600
Unemployment (2004): 6.40% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.90% Median travel time to work: 20.30 minutes Working outside county of residence: 37.80%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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Tour the gardens in Bureau County, enjoy a box lunch to eat on-site and browse plants for purchase for your garden Monday, Aug.
Employment and average compensation of the New York life insurance industry, 2016 NY NY NY life insurance insurance insurance carriers agencies industry Employment 32,298 40,549 72,847 Wages $128,403 $94,384 $108,615 Benefits $64,467 $47,387 $54,532 Total Compensation $192,870 $141,772 $163,146 Source: EY analysis using US Census Bureau County Business Patterns; US Census Bureau Nonemployer Statistics; New York Department of Financial Services Annual Report for Year Ended December 31, 2012 Table ES-2.
Educational services Census Bureau County Business Patterns payroll data; State departments of education employment data; DOE Private School Universe Survey employment data; Official Catholic Directory number of teachers in religious orders data.
Included in the portfolio acquired by BHE Renewables are: the Grande Prairie Wind Farm (“Grande Prairie”) in Holt County, Nebraska; the Walnut Ridge Wind Farm (“Walnut Ridge”) in Bureau County, Illinois; and a portfolio of Minnesota solar project developments (“the Solar Portfolio”).
Publishers: At Shaw Media's Sauk Valley Media (The Telegraph of Dixon, Ill., Daily Gazette of Sterling/Rock Falls, Ill., Ogle County Newspapers Oregon, Prairie Advocate of Lanark, Ill., et al.), Sam Fisher has been named publisher; he remains publisher of the company's Bureau County Republican of Princeton, Ill., the Putnam County Record of Granville, Ill., and Tonica News, jobs he's held for 21 years and two years, respectively.
In the Midwest, Babcock & Brown owns operational wind farms in Lee County, Illinois, and Bureau County, Illinois.
viridis valve was discovered in Big Bureau Creek (Middle Illinois River tributaries), 2.5 mi WNW Bureau, Bureau County on 30 September 2004 (INHS 29910).
Located north and east of the town of Kewanee in the southwest corner of Bureau County, the Mautino State Fish & Wildlife Area (SFWA) offers a classic example of seemingly odd regulations that are actually productive.
Martin is the former editor of the Bureau County Republican in Princeton, Ill.
Though the Sims family and Johnson have reached an agreement, Bureau County and its insurer are fighting the decision.
Walnut Acres CSA, located in the town of Walnut in Bureau County, is one of just a handful of meat CSAs in Northern Illinois.
Peters, Bond County; Robin Kindberg, Boone County; Karl and Beth Schultz, Bureau County; Terry Bocker, Carroll County; Evelyn Anderson, Cass County; Kathy Mullins, Champaign County; and Bill and Wendy Harmon, Christian County.

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