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  Counties
County
 Adams  67,054
 Alexander  7,914
 Bond  18,103
 Boone  54,020
 Brown  6,591
 Bureau  34,699
 Calhoun  5,019
 Carroll  15,749
 Cass  13,559
 Champaign  195,671
 Christian  34,253
 Clark  16,657
 Clay  13,538
 Clinton  36,368
 Coles  52,065
 Cook  5,194,675
 Crawford  19,433
 Cumberland  10,716
 DeKalb  107,333
 DeWitt  16,034
 Douglas  19,169
 DuPage  932,541
 Edgar  18,471
 Edwards  6,444
 Effingham  34,424
 Fayette  20,935
 Ford  13,911
 Franklin  39,312
 Fulton  36,652
 Gallatin  5,705
 Greene  13,567
 Grundy  48,421
 Hamilton  8,096
 Hancock  18,359
 Hardin  4,358
 Henderson  7,354
 Henry  49,314
 Iroquois  29,690
 Jackson  58,103
 Jasper  9,530
 Jefferson  39,944
 Jersey  22,549
 JoDaviess  21,990
 Johnson  13,730
 Kane  511,892
 Kankakee  113,215
 Kendall  104,821
 Knox  51,648
 Lake  712,567
 LaSalle   
 Lawrence  16,408
 Lee  34,919
 Livingston  37,777
 Logan  29,776
 Macon  108,204
 Macoupin  47,774
 Madison  268,457
 Marion  39,008
 Marshall  12,702
 Mason  14,785
 Massac  14,970
 McDonough  32,770
 McHenry  320,961
 McLean  167,699
 Menard  12,466
 Mercer  16,276
 Monroe  33,236
 Montgomery  29,500
 Morgan  34,897
 Moultrie  14,392
 Ogle  55,336
 Peoria  185,816
 Perry  22,424
 Piatt  16,550
 Pike  16,273
 Pope  3,991
 Pulaski  6,218
 Putnam  6,009
 Randolph  32,686
 Richland  15,523
 Rock Island  146,826
 Saline  25,738
 Sangamon  195,716
 Schuyler  6,730
 Scott  5,193
 Shelby  21,803
 St. Clair  263,617
 Stark  6,019
 Stephenson  46,537
 Tazewell  132,466
 Union  18,005
 Vermilion  80,067
 Wabash  11,997
 Warren  17,409
 Washington  14,560
 Wayne  16,294
 White  14,661
 Whiteside  58,961
 Will  685,251
 Williamson  65,169
 Winnebago  299,702
 Woodford  38,862


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Description Counties of the State of Illinois

There are 102 counties in the State of Illinois. The most populated counties are Cook, DuPage, Lake, Will and Kane. The least dense is Pope, which is also the smallest in acreage.

The oldest county in Illinois is St. Claire founded in 1790. Its seat is Belleville. The newest counties were founded in 1859, Ford and Douglas.

Illinois' counties are organized under the Illinois Association of County Board Members and Commissioners, affiliated with the National Association of Counties. You can contact them through 413 West Monroe Street, 2nd Floor, Springfield, IL 62704-1959, Phone (217)528-5331, Fax (217)528-5562 .
Adams Alexander Bond Boone Brown Bureau Calhoun Carroll Cass Champaign Christian Clark Clay Clinton Coles Cook Crawford Cumberland De Witt DeKalb Douglas DuPage Edgar Edwards Effingham Fayette Ford Franklin Fulton Gallatin Greene Grundy Hamilton Hancock Hardin Henderson Henry Iroquois Jackson Jasper Jefferson Jersey Jo Daviess Johnson Kane Kankakee Kendall Knox La Salle Lake Lawrence Lee Livingston Logan Macon Macoupin Madison Marion Marshall Mason Massac McDonough McHenry McLean Menard Mercer Monroe Montgomery Morgan Moultrie Ogle Peoria Perry Piatt Pike Pope Pulaski Putnam Randolph Richland Rock Island Saline Sangamon Schuyler Scott Shelby St. Clair Stark Stephenson Tazewell Union Vermilion Wabash Warren Washington Wayne White Whiteside Will Williamson Winnebago Woodford
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