Menard County, Illinois Basics:

Menard County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 12,704
Area: 314 square miles
County seat: Petersburg
Area code(s) in use: 217
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 91.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 21.0%
Median household income: $59,428
Persons in poverty: 9.3%
Home ownership rate: 80.8%
Mean travel time to work: 27.1 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Cass  Logan  Mason  Morgan  Sangamon  

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Map of the Menard County area

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

Places in Menard County, Illinois

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Petersburg Airport, Wilcoxon Airport

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Altig Bridge

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Athens Fancy Prairie Fire Protection District, Fancy Prairie Volunteer Fire Department, Greenview Community Fire Protection District, Menard County Courthouse, Menard County Emergency Medical Services, Menard County Historical Museum, Oakford Fire Department, Petersburg Fire Department, Shamual Manor Nursing Home, Sunny Acres Nursing Home, Tallula Fire Department

  Cemeteries     show all on map

Airland Cemetery, Alkire Cemetery, Atterberry Cemetery, Ayers Cemetery, Baker Prairie Number 1 Cemetery, Baker Prairie Number 2 Cemetery, Bale Cemetery, Bee Grove Cemetery, Blane Cemetery, Calvary Cemetery, Clary's Grove Cemetery, Claypool Cemetery, Codington Cemetery, Cogdal Cemetery, Colson Cemetery, Concord Cemetery, Davenport Cemetery, Dunschen Cemetery, Elijah Cemetery, Elmwood Cemetery, Farmers Point Cemetery, Godbey Cemetery, Goldsby Cemetery, Gordon Cemetery, Greenwood Cemetery, Hash Cemetery, Henning Railroad Cemetery, Hickory Grove Cemetery, Hornback Cemetery, Hubly Graveyard, Indian Point Cemetery, Irish Grove Cemetery, Joel Hall Cemetery, Kirby Cemetery, Lebanon Cemetery, Merrill Cemetery, Morgan Cemetery, Mullen Cemetery, O'Rourke Cemetery, Oakford Cemetery, Oakland Cemetery, Oakridge Cemetery, Ogden Cemetery, Old Concord Cemetery, Park Cemetery, Primm Cemetery, Purkapile Cemetery, Rock Creek Cemetery, Rosehill Cemetery, Saint Petersburg Cemetery, Sandridge Cemetery, Shipley Cemetery, Slinker Cemetery, Smedly Cemetery, Smith Cemetery, Smoot Cemetery, Spears Burying Ground, Stith Cemetery, Sugar Grove Cemetery, Tibbs Cemetery, Tice Cemetery, Tuner Cemetery, Walnut Ridge Cemetery, Watkins Cemetery, West Cemetery, White Cemetery, Williams Cemetery, Willson Cemetery, Wiseman Cemetery, Woldridge Cemetery

  Census     show all on map

Lake Petersburg Census Designated Place

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Athens Christian Church, Athens United Methodist Church, Atterberry Community Baptist Church, Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Calvary Baptist Church, Central Presbyterian Church, First Baptist Church, First Christian Church, Greenview Christian Church, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Irish Grove Presbyterian Church, New Hope Baptist Church, North Sangamon United Presbyterian Church, Oakford United Methodist Church, Petersburg Foursquare Church, Petersburg United Methodist Church, Rock Creek Presbyterian Church, Saint Pauls United Church of Christ, Saint Peter Catholic Church, Seventh Day Adventist Church, Tallula Christian Church, Tallula Freewill Baptist Church

  Dams     show all on map

Country Lake Dam, Lake Petersburg Dam, McMann Lake Dam

  Lakes     show all on map

Day Lake, Mound Lake

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Barr, Five Point, Kelso Hollow Amphitheater, Old Grist Mill, Rutledge-Camron Saw and Grist Mill, Shambolee Golf Club

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Indian Creek Mine, Indian Point Quarry, Johnson Valley Mine, Riverside Mine, Tebrugge Mine

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Lincolns New Salem State Park, Petersburg Historic District

  Populated Places     show all on map

Athens, Atterberry, Bobtown, Croft, Culver, Curtis, Fancy Prairie, Greenview, Hill Top, Hilltop, Hubly, Lake Petersburg, Lewisburg, Loyd, New Salem (historical), Oakford, Old Salem Chautauqua, Petersburg, Sweetwater, Tallula, Tice

  Post Offices     show all on map

Atterberry Post Office

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Country Lake, Lake Petersburg, McMann Lake

  Schools     show all on map

Athens High School, Barclay School (historical), Bee Grove School (historical), Brush School (historical), Curtis School (historical), Douglas School (historical), Elm Grove School (historical), Fancy Prairie Elementary School, Greenview Junior High School, Hall School (historical), Hazel Dell School (historical), Hedge Row School (historical), Honey Heart School (historical), Indian Point School (historical), Kay Watkins School (historical), Kirby School (historical), Lafayette School (historical), Little Brick School (historical), Little Grove School (historical), Pancake School (historical), Panther School (historical), Petersburg Elementary School, Pleasant Hill East School (historical), Porta Middle School, Rose Hill School (historical), Salt Creek School (historical), Shipley School (historical), Sugar Point School (historical), Tallula Elementary School, Tonica School (historical), Union School (historical), Walnut Grove School (historical), Walnut Row School (historical), William Watkins School (historical)

  Streams     show all on map

Cabiness Creek, Concord Creek, Crawford Branch, Cuttington Creek, Halls Branch, Hemp Factory Branch, Indian Creek, Latimore Creek, Little Grove Creek, Pike Creek, Rock Creek, Rocky Branch, Town Branch

  Summits     show all on map

Kingfisher Hill

  Towers     show all on map

WLUJ-FM (Petersburg)

  Valleys     show all on map

Millseed Hollow, Mott Hollow,

Menard County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteMenard County White population 12,36112,360  
MixedMenard County Mixed population 140139
BlackMenard County Black population 127127
American IndianMenard County American Indian population 3838
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderMenard County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
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