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State of Illinois State of Illinois

State of Illinois

Capitol Springfield, IL
Land Area 55,600 mi2


  • Total 12,830,000
  • Density 230.8 people/mi2
  • Growth 0.4875% per year
  • Children 24.6%
  • Adult 63.2%
  • Elderly 12.2%

Bordering States
Indiana, Kentucky, Missouri, Iowa, Wisconsin

* Statistics by Wolfram|Alpha. "Christianity" is used in the statistical sense and includes Catholics, Protestants, and true Christians.

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Illinois is the fifth-most populous state of the United States of America, and is often noted for being a microcosm of the entire country. It is the most populous state in the Midwest region; however with 65% of its residents concentrated in the Chicago metropolitan area, most of the state has either a rural or a small town character. With Chicago in the northeast, small industrial cities and great agricultural productivity in central and northern Illinois, and natural resources like coal, timber, and petroleum in the south, Illinois has a broad economic base. Illinois is an important transportation hub; the Port of Chicago connects the Great Lakes to the Mississippi River via the Illinois River. As the "most average state", Illinois has long had a reputation as a bellwether both in social and cultural terms and politics.

In the 1810s settlers began arriving from Kentucky; Illinois achieved statehood in 1818. The state filled up from south to north. Chicago was founded in the 1830s on the banks of the Chicago River, one of the few natural harbors on southern Lake Michigan. Railroads and John Deere's invention of the self-scouring steel plow turned Illinois' rich prairie into some of the world's most productive and valuable farmlands, attracting immigrant farmers from Germany and Sweden. By 1900, the growth of industrial jobs in the northern cities and coal mining in the central and southern areas attracted immigrants from Eastern and Southern Europe. Illinois was an important manufacturing center during both world wars. The Great Migration of African Americans from the rural South to Chicago, established a large community that created the city's famous jazz and blues cultures.

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Displaying 1-14 of 14 listings in Illinois, United States


Baileyville Baptist Church

John Erenz
303 Franklin
Baileyville, IL 61007
(815) 232-6222


Baileyville Baptist Church

Alan D. Cassel
303 Franklin Street
Baileyville, IL 61007
(812) 232-6222


Berean Baptist Christian School

Doug Swanson
5626 Safford Road
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 962-4841


Berean Baptist Church

Melvin Swanson
5626 Safford Rd.
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 962-4661


Cedarville Baptist Church

A. Gene Mcintosh
330 W. Ceaderville Rd. P.O. Box 73
Cedarville, IL 61013
(815) 563-4023


Christian Union Baptist Church

Leonard James
1705 Kilburn Ave
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 963-3808


Faith Baptist Church

Bryan Bice
2005 Freeport
Sterling, IL 61081
(815) 625-7690


First Baptist Church

Rocky Fritz
24 N. Mason Ave.
Amboy, IL 61310
(815) 857-2682


First Baptist Church Of Oregon

Gerald Clark
505 Hill St
Oregon, IL 61061
(815) 732-2642

First Baptist Church Of Pecatonica

Dave Myers
Box 546 209 W Fifth St
Pecatonica, IL 61063

Freeport Baptist Church

Kurt L. Strong
2810 West Pearl City Road
Freeport, IL 61032
(815) 235-9840

Harvest Baptist Church

Bob Zdziarski
send all correspondence to 517 N. Main St.
Stockton, IL 61085
(815) 947-2986

Primera Iglesia Bautista Hispana-...

2121 W Jefferson St
Rockford, IL 61101
(815) 962-1202

Shannon Baptist Church

Dave Wood
101 N. Broad St.
Shannon, IL 61078
(815) 864-2779