Union County, Illinois Basics:

Union County Illinois - Government Site

Population: 17,649
Area: 413 square miles
County seat: Jonesboro
Area code(s) in use: 618
Time zone: CST
High school graduate or higher: 82.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%
Median household income: $41,869
Persons in poverty: 19.6%
Home ownership rate: 73.7%
Mean travel time to work: 23.7 minutes

Adjacent counties:
Alexander  Cape Girardeau (MO)  Jackson  Johnson  Perry (MO)  Pulaski  Williamson  

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Map of the Union County area

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

Places in Union County, Illinois

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Houseman Airport, Joan Graves Edwards Heliport, Keil Airport, Lambdins Field Airport

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Preachers Eye

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Alto Pass Fire Department, Alto Vineyards, Anna City Hall, Anna Fire Department, Blue Sky Vineyard, Clyde L Choate Mental Health and Development Center, Cobden City Hall, Cobden Museum, Cobden Volunteer Fire Department, Dongola City Hill, Dongola Fire Department, Dongola Public Library, Jonesboro City Hall, Jonesboro Fire Department, Jonesboro Public Library, Stinson Memorial Library, Union County Ambulance Service, Union County Courthouse, Ware - Wolf Lake Fire Protection District

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Clear Creek Ditch, Line C Ditch, Number 7 Ditch

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Alto Pass City Cemetery, American Legion Cemetery, Anna City Cemetery, Anna State Hospital Cemetery, Antioch Cemetery, Bankston Cemetery, Beech Grove Church Cemetery, Beeds Grove Cemetery, Bell Hill Cemetery, Benjamin Vancil Cemetery, Bethany Cemetery, Bethel Cemetery, Big Creek Church Cemetery, Bittle Cemetery, Blessing Cemetery, Bolte Hill Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Brown Cemetery, Brownrig Wiggs Cemetery, Campground Church Cemetery, Casper Church Cemetery, Catholic Cemetery, Cauble Cemetery, Cedar Grove Cemetery, Chapel Cemetery, Christian Chapel Cemetery, Clay Cemetery, Cobden City Cemetery, Collins Cemetery, Conner Cemetery, Cummins Cemetery, Davis Cemetery, Duck Ponds Cemetery, Ebenezer Hall Cemetery, Ebenezer Methodist Cemetery, Fellowship Church Cemetery, Frick Cemetery, Friendship Cemetery, Garrot Cemetery, Goddard Cemetery, Grammer Cemetery, Grammer Cemetery, Green Cemetery, Grieb Cemetery, Guthrie Cemetery, Hall Cemetery, Hall Union Cemetery, Hamburg Hill Cemetery, Hinkle Cemetery, Hinkle Cemetery, Hittenmeir Cemetery, Holshouser Cemetery, Housman Cemetery, Hunsaker Cemetery, IOOF Cemetery, Jonesboro City Cemetery, Karaker Cemetery, Keith Cemetery, Keller Cemetery, Kelley Cemetery, Kimmel Cemetery, Kimmel Cemetery, Kimmel Cemetery, Kollehner Cemetery, Lamer Cemetery, Le Yerle Cemetery, Lick Creek Baptist Church Cemetery, Lick Creek Cemetery, Limestone Church Cemetery, Lingle Cemetery, Lockard Cemetery, Lutheran Chapel Cemetery, Lyerly Cemetery, Martin Cemetery, McGinnis Cemetery, Meisenheimer Cemetery, Miles Cemetery, Miller Cemetery, Mission Chapel Cemetery, Morgan Cemetery, Morris Cemetery, Mount Hebron Cemetery, Mount Pisgah Cemetery, Mount Tabor Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Mount Zion Cemetery, Murphy Cemetery, Nimmo Cemetery, Nisbet Cemetery, Old Limestone Church Cemetery, Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Rallo Cemetery, Reece Cemetery, Rich Cemetery, Saint Johns Cemetery, Saint Joseph Cemetery, Saratoga Cemetery, Sensmeier Cemetery, Sheffer Cemetery, Sitter Cemetery, Six Mile Cemetery, South Pass Cemetery, Stegmier Cemetery, Stone Cemetery, T S Hunsaker Cemetery, Toledo Church Cemetery, Treece Cemetery, Trinity Cemetery, Tripp Cemetery, Union Cemetery, Union Springs Cemetery, Vancil Cemetery, Vick Cemetery, Walker Cemetery, Walker Cemetery, Wall Cemetery, Wall Cemetery, Walnut Grove Church Cemetery, Water Valley Cemetery, West Liberty Cemetery, Wiggs Cemetery, Willard Cemetery, Williams Cemetery

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Anna Heights Baptist Church, Bethany Church, Bethel Church, Big Creek Church, Campground Church, Casper Church, Christian Chapel, Church of Christ, Church of the Nazarene, Cumberland Church, Ebenezer Church, Fellowship Church, First Baptist Church, First Baptist Church of Jonesboro, First Christian Church, First Presbyterian Church, Friendship Church, Galilee Church, Kornthal Church, Lick Creek Church, Limestone Church, Lockard Chapel Baptist Church, Lyerle Chapel, Mount Hebron Church, Mount Moriah Evangelical Lutheran Church, Mount Olive Church, Mount Pleasant Church, Mount Zion Church, New Hope Church, Pleasant Ridge Church, Saint Annes Episcopal Church, Saint Johns Church, Saint Marys Roman Catholic Church, Shiloh Church, Toledo Church, Trinity Lutheran Church, Union Church (historical), Union Springs Church, United Methodist Church of Anna, Walnut Grove Church, Ware Baptist Church, Ware United Methodist Church, Water Valley Church

  Cliffs     show all on map

Drapers Bluff

  Crossings     show all on map

Interchange 24, Interchange 30, Interchange 36

  Dams     show all on map

Alto Pass Reservoir Dam, Anna State Hospital Reservoir Dam, Dongola Lake Dam, Illinois No Name Number 2001 Dam, Illinois No Name Number 81 Dam

  Flats     show all on map

Hogans Bottoms

  Forests     show all on map

Trail of Tears State Forest, Union County State Forest

  Hospitals     show all on map

Union County Hospital

  Islands     show all on map

Crawford Towhead, Hanging Dog Island, Swiftsure Towhead, Vancill Towhead

  Lakes     show all on map

Bluff Lake, Conaway Lake, Morgan Pond, Otter Pond, Upper Bluff Lake, Wolf Lake

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Allens Flat Picnic Area, Anna Drive-In (historical), Big Inch Pipe Line, Drapers Bluff Point of Interest, Hamburg School, Kings Ferry, McCann Springs Picnic Area, McGee Hill Picnic Area, Pine Hills Campground, Progress, Union County Country Club, Wayside, Willard Landing, Wilson Landing, Winter Pond Picnic Area

  Mines     show all on map

Jonesboro Quarry

  Parks     show all on map

Berryville Shale Glade Nature Preserve, Brown Barrens Nature Preserve, La Rue Swamp Nature Preserve, Larue-Pine Hills National Natural Landmark, Lincoln Memorial Picnic Grounds, McClure Shale Glade Nature Preserve, Ozark Hills Nature Preserve, Union County State Conservation Area

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Chimney Rock

  Populated Places     show all on map

Aldridge, Alto Pass, Anna, Balcom, Bennett Landing, Berryville, Cobden, Dongola, Dutch Mills, Halsey, Hamburg Landing, Jonesboro, Kaolin, La Rue, Lick Creek, Mason, Mill Creek, Moscow, Mount Pleasant, Mountain Glen, Pottsville, Reynoldsville, Saratoga, Springville, The Hall, Union Point, Valley Mission, Ware, Water Valley, Wolf Lake

  Post Offices     show all on map

Anna Post Office, Cobden Post Office, Dongola Post Office, Jonesboro Post Office, Wolf Lake Post Office

  Reserves     show all on map

Bald Knob Wilderness, Clear Springs Wilderness, Panther Den Wilderness

  Reservoirs     show all on map

Alto Pass Reservoir, Anna State Hospital Reservoir, Devils Kitchen Lake, Dongola Lake, State Pond

  Ridges     show all on map

Atwood Ridge

  Schools     show all on map

Anna Junior High School, Anna-Jonesboro High School, Barringer School (historical), Beech Grove School, Big Barn School (historical), Bluff School (historical), Brooks School (historical), Brummitt School (historical), Cauble School, Center Hill School (historical), Cobden Elementary School, Cobden High School, Davie Elementary School, Dongola High School, Egypt School (historical), Friendship School (historical), Gregory School, Hambric School, Hamburg School, Hess School (historical), Hoffner School (historical), Holshauser School (historical), John Rich School (historical), Jonesboro Elementary School, Karraker School (historical), Knupp School (historical), Lake Hill School (historical), Lamer School, Lence School (historical), Lick Creek Elementary School, Limestone School (historical), Lincoln Elementary School, Lingle School, Little Creek School (historical), Low Gap School (historical), Lylerle School, Mackey School (historical), McCann School (historical), McCavens School (historical), McClure School (historical), McGuire School, McLane School (historical), Miller Pond School, Miller School (historical), Misenheimer School (historical), Misenheimer School (historical), Morgan School (historical), Murphy School (historical), Newton School (historical), Nimmo School (historical), Penrod School (historical), Pleasant Ridge School (historical), Progress School (historical), Red Bud School (historical), Rendleman School, Reynoldsville School, Saratoga School (historical), Shawnee High School, Sifford School (historical), Sitter School (historical), Sivia School (historical), Sublette School, Swan Pond School (historical), Toppingtown School (historical), Tripp School (historical), Truelove School (historical), Tunnel Hill School, Tygett School (historical), Union Point School, Union School (historical), Water Valley School (historical)

  Springs     show all on map

Roaring Spring

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Adds Branch, Big Creek, Bradshaw Creek, Caney Creek, Crooked Creek, Dry Branch, Dutch Creek, Green Creek, Harrison Creek, Lingle Creek, Little Creek, Mill Creek, Picayune Chute, Porterfield Creek, Running Lake Ditch, Seminary Fork

  Summits     show all on map

Bald Knob, Buck Knob, Government Rock, Hamburg Hill, Iron Mountain, Jims Hill, McGee Hill, Milligan Hill, Pine Knob, Tiptop Knob

  Towers     show all on map

Atwood Lookout Tower, Water Valley Lookout Tower, WRAJ-AM (Anna), WRAJ-FM (Anna)

  Valleys     show all on map

Kratzinger Hollow, North Ripple Hollow, Ranbarger Hollow, You-Be Hollow,

Union County, Illinois Population By Race (2012 estimate)

WhiteUnion County White population 16,99616,995  
MixedUnion County Mixed population 247247
BlackUnion County Black population 194194
American IndianUnion County American Indian population 124123
AsianUnion County Asian population 7170
Hawaiian & Pacific IslanderUnion County Hawaiian & Pacific Islander population 00

Additional population tables :
State population table
Illinois population by county