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Welcome to Adair ...

Adair is located in McDonough County<1>.

The location of Adair has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>

The pronunciation of Adair: uh-DAIR<3>

Adair is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Adair lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The telephone area code for Adair: (309)

The ZIP code for Adair: 61411<5>

Communities Also Named Adair ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 17 communities that are also named Adair - they are located in Colorado, Georgia, Idaho, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Tennessee and Texas (2).

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Adair.

Communities near Adair ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Adair.

  • Macomb [McDonough County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Macomb have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Macomb
    • Macomb [McDonough County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the west of Adair
    • Estimated population in 2019: 17,413 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Macomb
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Macomb<7>
  • Bushnell [McDonough County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bushnell
    • Bushnell [McDonough County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the north of Adair
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,866 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bushnell
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bushnell<7>
  • Lewistown [Fulton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Lewistown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Lewistown
    • Lewistown [Fulton County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<6> to the east of Adair
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,146 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Lewistown
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lewistown<7>
  • Colchester [McDonough County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Colchester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Colchester
    • Colchester [McDonough County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the west of Adair
    • Estimated population in 2019: 1,288 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Colchester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Colchester<7>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Cuba [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cuba
      • Cuba [Fulton County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the east of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,170 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cuba
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cuba<7>
    • Astoria [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Astoria have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Astoria
      • Astoria [Fulton County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,036 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Astoria
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Astoria<7>
    • Avon [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Avon have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Avon
      • Avon [Fulton County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<6> to the north of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 714 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Avon
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Avon<7>
    • Vermont [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vermont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vermont
      • Vermont [Fulton County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the southeast of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 640 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vermont
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vermont<7>
    • Industry [McDonough County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Industry have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Industry
      • Industry [McDonough County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the southwest of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 438 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Industry
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Industry<7>
    • Ipava [Fulton County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Ipava have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ipava
      • Ipava [Fulton County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<6> to the southeast of Adair
      • Estimated population in 2019: 421 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ipava
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ipava<7>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Adair. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Adair.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Adair. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Adair.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Adair. See our Newspapers Page for Adair.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Adair ...

Looking for more information about Adair? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for Adair, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Adair.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About McDonough County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Adair. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including McDonough, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<3>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Adair. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Adair - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a community (such as Adair). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Adair or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Adair) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance (or directions), we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Adair. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Adair

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Adair. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.4189, Longitude: -90.4968       In this case, the coordinates for Adair have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<7>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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