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Tazewell County, Illinois

11 S 4th St
Pekin, IL 61554
Phone: (309) 477-2264
Fax: (309) 477-2244
www.tazewell.com

In central IL, south of Peoria; organized Jan 31, 1827 from Fayette County. Name Origin: For Littleton Waller Tazewell (1774-1860), VA legislator, U.S. senator (1824-32), and governor (1834-36)

Area (sq mi):: 657.89 (land 648.86; water 9.03) Population per square mile: 200.30
Population 2005: 129,999 State rank: 15 Population change: 2000-20005 1.20%; 1990-2000 3.90% Population 2000: 128,485 (White 96.70%; Black or African American 0.90%; Hispanic or Latino 1.00%; Asian 0.50%; Other 1.30%). Foreign born: 1.10%. Median age: 38.10
Income 2000: per capita $21,511; median household $45,250; Population below poverty level: 6.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $28,246-$29,584
Unemployment (2004): 5.70% Unemployment change (from 2000): 1.20% Median travel time to work: 20.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 44.90%
Cities with population over 10,000:
  • Pekin County seat (33,286)
  • East Peoria (22,502)
  • Morton (15,599)
  • Washington (12,394)

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    Tazewell County, Virginia

    PO Box 968
    Tazewell, VA 24651
    Phone: (276) 988-1222
    Fax: (276) 988-7501
    www.tazewellcounty.org

    On the southwestern border of VA, northeast of Bristol, TN; organized 1800 from Russell and Wythe counties. Name Origin: For Henry Tazewell (1753-99), VA legislator, chief justice (1785-93), and U.S. senator (1794-99)

    Area (sq mi):: 519.89 (land 519.74; water 0.15) Population per square mile: 86.20
    Population 2005: 44,795 State rank: 37 Population change: 2000-20005 0.40%; 1990-2000 -3.00% Population 2000: 44,598 (White 95.80%; Black or African American 2.30%; Hispanic or Latino 0.50%; Asian 0.60%; Other 1.00%). Foreign born: 1.00%. Median age: 40.70
    Income 2000: per capita $15,282; median household $27,304; Population below poverty level: 15.30% Personal per capita income (2000-2003): $20,326-$22,353
    Unemployment (2004): 4.60% Unemployment change (from 2000): 0.20% Median travel time to work: 26.60 minutes Working outside county of residence: 31.90%
    Cities with population over 10,000: None
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    Counties USA: A Directory of United States Counties, 3rd Edition. © 2006 by Omnigraphics, Inc.
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    In May 2016, Reinking told deputies from Tazewell County, Illinois, that music superstar Taylor Swift was stalking him and hacking his phone, and that his family was also involved, according to a report released Sunday.
    Rounding out the top five were Tazewell County, Illinois (near Peoria), and Butler County, Ohio (near Cincinnati).
    REX McMORRIS BUCK Tazewell County, Illinois Total points 12 (6R, 6L) Greatest spread 23 4/8 Inside spread 20 0/8 Main beams 26 2/8, 26 2/8 Longest tine 13 6/8 Antler bases 4 5/8, 4 6/8 Abnormal points none Gross typical 194 3/8 Deductions - 4 7/8 Net typical score 189 4/8
    "We have reports of homes being flattened, roofs being torn off," Sara Sparkman, a spokeswoman for the health department of Tazewell County, Illinois, where Washington is located, said in a telephone interview.
    Vascular Flora of Manito Prairie Nature Preserve, Tazewell County, Illinois. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 97(2): 83-94.
    Searching for what caused the bladder cancer that struck her at age 20, biologist Sandra Steingraber uncovered a history of environmental contamination in Tazewell County, Illinois, where she grew up.
    A warrant was issued for his arrest in America on December 9, 2002, for a felony possession/ use of a weapon and another count of aggravated unlawful use of a weapon/vehicle in Tazewell County, Illinois.
    According to the US Marshals Operation Falcon website, Leahy is also wanted by the Tazewell County, Illinois Sheriff's office for unlawful use of weapons, attempted child abduction and resisting a police officer.
    Sheriff Robert Huston in Tazewell County, Illinois, said deputies allowed the suspect's father to take possession of the guns on the promise that he would "keep the weapons secure and out of the possession of Travis." While Huston said it was unclear how the suspect reclaimed the guns, Nashville Police spokesman Don Aaron said his father "has now acknowledged giving them back to his son."
    Lakeside daisy (Tetraneuris herbacea Greene, Asteraceae) was re-introduced into dry gravel prairie at three locations within Manito Prairie Nature Preserve, Tazewell County, Illinois in 1988 with additional plantings at four other preserve locations in 1994 and 1995.
    The purpose of this study was to describe the results of Lakeside daisy reintroduction efforts at Manito Prairie Nature Preserve, Tazewell County, Illinois.
    Vascular Plants of the Manito Gravel Prairie, Tazewell County, Illinois. Transactions of the Illinois State Academy of Science 77:9-14.