Pope County, Illinois Basics:

Pope County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 4,271
Area: 369 square miles
County seat: Golconda
Area code(s) in use: 618
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 87.8%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.0%
Median household income: $39,854
Persons in poverty: 14.7%
Home ownership rate: 80.1%
Mean travel time to work: 30.7 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Hardin  Johnson  Livingston (KY)  Massac  Saline  Williamson  

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Map of the Pope County area

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

Places in Pope County, Illinois

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Dixon Springs RLA Airport

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Bell Smith Natural Bridge

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Cottonwood Bar

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Double Branch Hole, Jackson Hole

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Lackey Bridge

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Barton Landing Light, Golconda Volunteer Fire Department, Pope County Volunteer Ambulance Service, Rural Pope County Fire Protection District Station 1, Rural Pope County Fire Protection District Station 2, Rural Pope County Fire Protection District Station 3, Rural Pope County Fire Protection District Station 4

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Bay Creek Ditch

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Antioch Cemetery, Asbell Cemetery, Audubon Cemetery, Azotus Cemetery, Baker Cemetery, Barger Cemetery, Barger Cemetery, Beames Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethesda Cemetery, Blackman Cemetery, Bozarth Cemetery, Bradford Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Cedar Bluff Cemetery, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Collier Cemetery, Compton Cemetery, Concord Cemetery, Concord Cemetery, Cosby Cemetery, Cox Cemetery, Dean Cemetery, Dean Cemetery, Densch Cemetery, Dixon Springs Cemetery, Dutton Cemetery, Eddyville Cemetery, Ellis Cemetery, Fields Cemetery, Floyd Cemetery, Foote Cemetery, Foreman Cemetery, Fulkerson Cemetery, Glendale Cemetery, Gossage Cemetery, Gregory Cemetery, Griffin Cemetery, Hamletsburg Cemetery, Harper Cemetery, Hastings Cemetery, Hemphill Cemetery, Henley Cemetery, Hodge Cemetery, Hodge Cemetery, Hogg Cemetery, Independence Cemetery, Joiner Cemetery, Kickasola Cemetery, Kool Cemetery, Lewis Cemetery, Macedonia Cemetery, Masonic Cemetery, McNally Cemetery, Morse Cemetery, Mount Olive Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, New Home Cemetery, New Hope Cemetery, New Liberty Cemetery, New Liberty Cemetery, New Liberty Cemetery, Old Grandpierre Cemetery, Old Home Cemetery, Old Zion Cemetery, Owens Cemetery, Palestine Cemetery, Parkinson Cemetery, Partain Cemetery, Pleasant Hill Cemetery, Pleasant Ridge Cemetery, Prospect Cemetery, Ragsdale Cemetery, Reynolds Cemetery, Roe Cemetery, Roland Cemetery, Roper Cemetery, Sassafras Cemetery, Shedville Cemetery, Shelby Cemetery, Sheldon Cemetery, Sloan Cemetery, Sturgill Cemetery, Sulphur Springs Cemetery, Sycamore Plain Cemetery, Thompson Cemetery, Vaughn Cemetery, Vickers Cemetery, Wallace Cemetery, Waltersburg Cemetery, Whiteside Cemetery, Williams Cemetery, Zimmer Cemetery, Zion Cemetery

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Antioch Church, Audubon Church, Bay Valley United Methodist Church, Bethany Church, Bethesda Church, Bethesda Church, Cedar Bluff Church, Cedar Grove Church, Concord Church, Dixon Springs Church, Dutton Chapel, Independence Church, Macedonia Church, Mount Carmel Church (historical), Mount Pleasant Church, Mount Zion Baptist Church, Muddy Church (historical), New Home Church, New Hope Church, New Liberty Church, New Liberty Church, Old Grand Pierre Church, Old Home Church, Olive Church, Palestine Church, Pleasant Hill Church, Pleasant Ridge Church, Sincere Church, Sulphur Springs Missionary Baptist Church, Wagman Chapel, Waltersburg Church, Zion Church, Zion Hill Church

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Brownfield Bluff, War Bluff

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Anderson Ford, Carvel Ford, Manson Ford, Maynor Ford, Porter Ford, Rose Ford

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Barger Lake Dam, Bay Creek Structure Number 5 Dam, Bay Creek Structure Number 8 Dam, Lake Glendale Dam, Smithland Lock One Dam

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Burden Falls

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One Horse Gap

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Black Slough

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Avery Lake, Burgess Pond, Grand Pierre Lake, Horseshoe Lake, One Horse Gap Lake

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Bell Smith Springs National Natural Landmark, Big Boaz, Dixon Springs Experiment Station, Drumms Mill (historical), Duck Bay Campground, Golconda Civilian Conservation Center, Golconda Marina, Goose Bay Picnic Area, Harts Store (historical), Indian Kitchen Point of Interest, Lake Glendale Recreation Area, Oak Point Campground, One Horse Gap Point of Interest, Redbud Campground, Ropers Landing, Shawnee Camp, Signal Point Trail Point of Interest, Steamboat Hill Campground, Teal Pond Campground

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Baldwin Mine, Beecher Williams Mine, Douglas Mine, Empire Mine, New Baldwin Mine, Parkinson Mine, Pierce Mines, Rainey Mine, Red Mine, Rock Candy Mountain Mine, Shelby Mine, Slapout Mine

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Cretaceous Hills Nature Preserve, Dixon Springs State Park, Dog Island State Wetlands, Golconda Historic District, Lusk Creek Canyon Nature Preserve, Millstone Bluff National Register Site, Ohio River Recreation Area

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Abbot, Allens Spring, Bay City, Brownfield, Cedar Bluff (historical), Delwood, Dixon Springs, Eddyville, Glendale, Golconda, Gowansville (historical), Gowins, Hamletsburg, Hartsville, Herod, Hodgeville, Holmes Corner, Homberg, Julien Hill, Leisure City, Lewis Corner, Lusk, McCormick, New Liberty, Oak, Old Brownfield, Perkins (historical), Raum, Renshaw, Rising Sun, Robbs, Rock, Rosebud, Tansill, Temple Hill, Waltersburg, Watkins Ford

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Brownfield Post Office, Glendale Post Office (historical), Robbs Post Office, Temple Hill Post Office

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Bay Creek Wilderness, Burden Falls Wilderness, Lusk Creek Wilderness

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Barger Lake, Clear Lake, Lake Glendale, Sugar Creek Lake, Teal Pond

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Johnson Ridge

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Allard College (historical), Allen Branch School (historical), Allen School (historical), Antioch School (historical), Avon Center Elementary School, Bay Valley School, Bethesda School (historical), Bolton School (historical), Cave Spring School (historical), Cedar Grove School (historical), Cold Spring School (historical), County Line School (historical), Crossroads School, Flat Rock School (historical), Friendship School (historical), Frieze School (historical), Grand Pierre School (historical), Grand Pierre School (historical), Grandview School (historical), Grasty School, Grisham School (historical), Harper School (historical), Hartsville School (historical), Hodgeville School (historical), Independence School, Jacobs School (historical), Klondike School (historical), Lincoln School (historical), McKinley School (historical), Miller Grove School (historical), Normal School (historical), Oak Grove School (historical), Oakdale School (historical), Old Home School (historical), Pleasant Valley School (historical), Pope County High School, Rock Quarry School (historical), Rose Creek School (historical), Rough School (historical), School Number 44 (historical), Stony Point School (historical), Sumner School (historical), Thompson School (historical), Wallace School (historical), Walnut Grove School (historical), William Shed School (historical), Williams School, Wooten School (historical), Yellowbird School

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Caley Spring, Dixon Springs

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Alcorn Creek, Allen Branch, Aunt Maria Branch, Barren Creek, Bay Creek, Bear Branch, Beatty Branch, Big Grand Pierre Creek, Buck Creek, Burden Creek, Caney Branch, Caney Creek, Cave Creek, Cooney Creek, Copperous Branch, Dog Creek, East Fork Little Lusk Creek, Flat Lick Branch, Flick Branch, Frieze Branch, Gibbons Creek, Hart Creek, Hayes Creek, Hill Branch, Hills Branch, Hobbs Creek, Hunting Branch, Little Bay Creek, Little Bear Branch, Little Grand Pierre Creek, Little Lusk Creek, Lusk Creek, Matthis Branch, Miller Creek, Ogden Branch, Quarrel Creek, Ramsey Branch, Randolph Branch, Robnett Creek, Rocky Branch, Root Lick Branch, Simmons Creek, Spring Branch, Sugar Creek, Waltons Branch, Whiteside Branch

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Benham Hill, Deputy Hill, Herman Hill, Millstone Bluff, Potato Hill, Rauchfuss Hill, Rauchfuss Hill, Sand Hill, Stafford Bluff, Vinegar Jack Hill, Williams Hill

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Round Pond

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Deputy Lookout Tower, McCormick Lookout Tower, Millstone Water Tower, Raum Lookout Tower, Trigg Lookout Tower, WDXR-FM (Golconda)

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River to River Trail, River to River Trail

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Avery Hollow, Beartrack Hollow, Cement Hollow, Cromeenes Hollow, Dog Hollow, Giddeonson Hollow, Gyp Williams Hollow, Hurricane Hollow, Jackson Hollow, John Mack Hollow, Katy Reid Hollow, Pine Hollow, Reddick Hollow,

Pope County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhitePope County White population 3,8993,899  
BlackPope County Black population 290290
MixedPope County Mixed population 3838
American IndianPope County American Indian population 3029
AsianPope County Asian population 1312
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderPope County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Illinois population by county