Edgar County

Edgar County, Illinois

115 W Court St Rm J County Courthouse
Paris, IL 61944
Phone: (217) 466-7433
Fax: (217) 466-7430

On the east-central border of IL south of Danville; organized Jan 3, 1823 from Clark County. Name Origin: For John Edgar; pioneer merchant and politician

Area (sq mi):: 624.18 (land 623.55; water 0.63) Population per square mile: 30.70
Population 2005: 19,157 State rank: 60 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.80%; 1990-2000 0.60% Population 2000: 19,704 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 1.80%; Hispanic or Latino 0.80%; Asian 0.20%; Other 0.90%). Foreign born: 0.60%. Median age: 39.30
Income 2000: per capita $17,857; median household $35,203; Population below poverty level: 10.50% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $23,412-$21,757
Unemployment (2004): 5.80% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.10% Median travel time to work: 19.80 minutes Working outside county of residence: 29.90%
Cities with population over 10,000: None
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The only exception was a small region in east-central Illinois near Edgar County, where near to slightly below average precipitation occurred.
FFBT and Chrisman compete directly in the Edgar County, Illinois market.
In the Edgar County banking market, the change in concentration levels and the concentration levels on consummation would exceed the threshold levels in the DOJ Bank Merger Guidelines.
(17) Several factors indicate that the increase in concentration in the Edgar County banking market, as measured by the HHI and the market share of the combined organization, overstates the potential competitive effects of the proposal in the market.
(19) Although the northern and southern parts of Edgar County are included in the same banking market, only a small number of Edgar County residents regularly commute between the two townships.
(14) The Edgar County banking market is defined as Edgar County, Illinois, minus Kansas Township.
[He] is currently being represented by the Edgar County Public Defender.
Similarly, Old National Bancorp recently announced plans to acquire the Edgar County Bank in Paris, Ill., which would add $140 million to the Evansville holding company's assets.
Memorial contributions may be made in Jim's name to the Edgar County Salvation Army.
Angela Hamilton, Edgar County; Norma Hamilton, Edwards County; Cleo McManaway, Effingham County; Roger Wycoff, Ford County; Cathy Eathington, Fulton County; Karen Zelko, Grundy County; Mary Ruth Bryson, Hamilton County; Robert Fecht, Hancock County; and Russell Campbell, Henderson County.
In addition to Stuber, other top finishers in the beginner novice II division included Faith Foster of Ford County, second; Taylor Clark of Edgar County, third; Casey Engelhorn of McLean County, fourth; and Cassidy Vincent of Ogle County, fifth.