Boone County, Illinois Basics:

Boone County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 53,859
Area: 281 square miles
County seat: Belvidere
Area code(s) in use: 815
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 85.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.9%
Median household income: $63,670
Persons in poverty: 10.1%
Home ownership rate: 84.1%
Mean travel time to work: 31.9 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Dekalb  McHenry  Ogle  Rock (WI)  Walworth (WI)  Winnebago  

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Map of the Boone County area

Our detail map of Boone County shows the Boone County, Illinois boundary lines and other interesting items.

Places in Boone County, Illinois

  Airports     show all on map

Belvidere Assembly Plant Heliport, Bob Walberg Field Airport, Compass Rose Airport, Green Giant-Dillon Farm Heliport, Henderson Airport, Kaufield Airport, Lee Creek Airport, Mary's Landing Airport, Mc Curdy Strip Airport, Munch Heliport, Nemec Airport, Pine Hill Airport, Poplar Grove Airport, SD Aero Airport, Untied Acres Airport

  Buildings     show all on map

Belvidere City Hall, Belvidere Fire Department Station 1 Headquarters, Belvidere Fire Department Station 2, Boone County Courthouse, Boone County Fire Protection District 1, Boone County Rural Fire Protection District 2 Station 1, Boone County Rural Fire Protection District 2 Station 2, Capron Rescue Squad, Capron Rescue Squad, Capron Rescue Squad, Grange Hall, Ida Public Library, Lifeline Ambulance Service - Boone County Fire District 2, North Boone Fire District 3 Station 1, North Boone Fire District 3 Station 2, Nystrom's Nursery, Stonegate Nursery

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Andrews Cemetery, Andrus Cemetery, Bamblett Cemetery, Belvidere Cemetery, Blaine Cemetery, Bloods Point Cemetery, Booth Cemetery, Burr Oak Cemetery, Capron Cemetery, Center Cemetery, Chemung Cemetery, Chester Cemetery, Clark Cemetery, County Line Cemetery, Drake Cemetery, Dullam Cemetery, East Bonus Cemetery, Ewins Cemetery, Flora Cemetery, Forest Hill Cemetery, Garden Prairie Cemetery, Highland Garden of Memories, Lawrenceville Cemetery, Livingston Cemetery, Long Prairie Cemetery, Lynn Norweigan Cemetery, North Russelville Cemetery, Oak Hill Cemetery, Orth Cemetery, Popular Grove Cemetery, Rosehill Cemetery, Russellville Cemetery, Saint James Catholic Cemetery, Saint Mary of the Lake Cemetery, Shattucks Grove Cemetery, South Poplar Grove Cemetery, Spring Township Cemetery, Stone School Cemetery, Tound Prairie Cemetery, White Oak Cemetery, Willow Creek Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Candlewick Lake Census Designated Place, Garden Prairie Census Designated Place

  Churches     show all on map

Church of the Nazarene, First Church of Christ Scientist, First Presbyterian Church, Flora Church, Immanuel Evangelical Lutheran Church, Jefferson Prairie Church, Manchester Church, Mission Covenant Church, Open Bible Church, Pettit Memorial Chapel, Saint James Roman Catholic Church, Saint Johns Evangelical Church, Trinity Episcopal Church, Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church

  Crossings     show all on map

Belvidere Interchange

  Dams     show all on map

Candlewick Lake Dam

  Hospitals     show all on map

Highland Hospital, Saint Joseph Hospital (historical), Swedish American Medical Center in Belvidere

  Lakes     show all on map

County Lake

  Locales     show all on map

Belvidere Tollway Oasis, Boone County Home (historical), Caledonia Junction (historical), Camp Epworth, Gray Farms, Hillcrest Farm, Johnson Farms, Kinnikinnick Farms, Worley Farms

  Mines     show all on map

Irene Quarry Number 116, Lee Quarry, State Street Mine

  Parks     show all on map

Belvidere Municipal Park, Boone County Fair Grounds, Flora Prairie Nature Preserve, Kinnikinnick Creek Nature Preserve, Spencer Park

  Populated Places     show all on map

Beaverton Crossroads, Bel-Bo Mobile Home Park, Belvidere, Blaine, Caledonia, Candlewick Lake, Capron, Edgewood, Garden Prairie, Greenview Estates, Herbert, Holiday Acres Mobile Home Park, Hunter, Irene, North Caledonia (historical), Oak Lawn Mobile Home Park, Park Meadowlands West Mobile Home Court, Poplar Grove, Prairie View, Reeds Crossing (historical), Russellville, Timberlane

  Post Offices     show all on map

Belvidere Post Office, Caledonia Post Office, Garden Prairie Post Office, Hunter Post Office (historical), Irene Post Office (historical), Parks Corners Post Office (historical)

  Reserves     show all on map

Kinnikinnick Creek Nature Preserve, Lib Forest Preserve

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Candlewick Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Abbe School (historical), Avery School (historical), Bailey School (historical), Bamblett School (historical), Beaverton School (historical), Beck School (historical), Belvidere High School, Belvidere Junior High School, Bethel School (historical), Bloods Point School (historical), Booth School (historical), Brick School (historical), Buck School (historical), Burr Oak School (historical), Caledonia Elementary School, Capron Elementary School, Carpenter School (historical), Center School (historical), Cohoon School (historical), Colvin School (historical), Cummings School (historical), Curtis School (historical), Davis School (historical), Denny School (historical), Dullam School (historical), Fish School (historical), Flora Center School (historical), Gould School (historical), Graves School (historical), Gray School (historical), Hoppen School (historical), Hovey School (historical), Immanuel School, Kishwaukee Elementary School, Lawrence School (historical), Lincoln Elementary School, Livingston School (historical), Logan Elementary School, Manchester Elementary School, Mill School (historical), Morgan School (historical), North Boone High School, Number 10 School, Oak Grove School (historical), Orth School (historical), Perry Elementary School, Poplar Grove Elementary School, Porter School (historical), Quailtrap School (historical), Ray School (historical), Red Brick School (historical), Redoak School (historical), Reed School (historical), Rinegar School (historical), River Road School (historical), Rollingsville School (historical), Russellville School (historical), Sager School (historical), Saint James School, Scrivens School (historical), Shannon School (historical), Squaw Prairie School (historical), Stimes School (historical), Stone School (historical), Stone School (historical), Warrentown School (historical), Washington Elementary School, Washington Public School (historical), White Pigeon School (historical), Willard School (historical), Witbeck School (historical), Wyman School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Beaver Creek, Coon Creek, Geryune Creek, Lawrence Creek, Mosquito Creek, Mud Creek, Piscasaw Creek, Spring Creek,

Boone County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteBoone County White population 50,19750,196  
BlackBoone County Black population 1,3461,346
MixedBoone County Mixed population 1,1311,131
AsianBoone County Asian population 754754
American IndianBoone County American Indian population 377377
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderBoone County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 5453

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