McDonough County

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McDonough County, Illinois

1 Courthouse Sq
Macomb, IL 61455
Phone: (309) 833-2474
Fax: (309) 836-3368

In west-central IL southwest of Peoria; organized Jan 25, 1826 from Schuyler County. Name Origin: For Capt. Thomas McDonough (1783-1825), naval officer in the war against Barbary pirates near Tripoli and in the War of 1812

Area (sq mi):: 590.02 (land 589.27; water 0.75) Population per square mile: 54.20
Population 2005: 31,966 State rank: 47 Population change: 2000-20005 -2.90%; 1990-2000 -6.60% Population 2000: 32,913 (White 92.00%; Black or African American 3.50%; Hispanic or Latino 1.50%; Asian 2.00%; Other 1.60%). Foreign born: 2.80%. Median age: 29.00
Income 2000: per capita $15,890; median household $32,141; Population below poverty level: 19.80% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,780-$21,066
Unemployment (2004): 5.00% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.90% Median travel time to work: 15.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 12.20%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Macomb County seat (18,782)

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    Spring Lake is located in McDonough County, Illinois, and is the main source of drinking water for the Macomb, Colchester, Bardolph, and Tennessee communities in the western Illinois region (Moorhouse, 2007).
    concentrations at sampling sites within the Spring Lake water- shed in McDonough County, Illinois.
    The defendants mocked and ridiculed the plaintiff, a person completely unknown to themselves in public forums where their activity would be widely disseminated," stated in Binion's charges made at the Macomb County Circuit Court in McDonough County, Illinois, United States.
    Dexter's 2004 nontypical whitetail from Adams County, Ohio, taped an astounding 295 3/8 points and now sits tied for sixth all-time with another buck taken in 2006 by Jonathan Schmucker of McDonough County, Illinois.
    McDonough County, Illinois, is in the western part of the state with a population of approximately 40,000 and includes Macomb, a university town of 20,000 residents plus 12,000 college students.
    The crime prevention and quality-of-life effort in McDonough County, Illinois, seeks to prevent this ever-increasing threat.
    In their examination of four seeps in McDonough County, Illinois, Henry and Scott (1984) found the pH of seep water in three seeps to be neutral to slightly alkaline (pH of 7.
    This dedicated nature preserve is within Lake Argyle State Park about 2 kms north of Colchester, McDonough County, Illinois (NE1/4 S36 T6N R4W).

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