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Welcome to Advance ...

Advance is located in Jasper County<1>.

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

Advance is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Note: If you travel east from Advance (for example, toward Sullivan (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities Also Named Advance ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 19 communities that are also named Advance - they are located in Arkansas (2), California, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, Louisiana, Michigan, Mississippi, Missouri, North Carolina, Ohio, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Advance ...

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

  • Robinson [Crawford County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Robinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Robinson
    • Robinson [Crawford County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southeast of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,400 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Robinson
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Robinson<5>
  • Newton [Jasper County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Newton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Newton
    • Newton [Jasper County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the southwest of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,860 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Newton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Newton<5>
  • Casey [Clark County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Casey have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Casey
    • Casey [Clark County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the north of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,635 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Casey
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Casey<5>
  • Greenup [Cumberland County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenup have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenup
    • Greenup [Cumberland County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,491 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenup
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenup<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Oblong [Crawford County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oblong
      • Oblong [Crawford County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southeast of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,378 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oblong<5>
    • Toledo [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Toledo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Toledo
      • Toledo [Cumberland County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,200 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Toledo
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Toledo<5>
    • Martinsville [Clark County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Martinsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Martinsville
      • Martinsville [Clark County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northeast of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,104 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Martinsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Martinsville<5>
    • Sainte Marie [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sainte Marie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sainte Marie
      • Sainte Marie [Jasper County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 240 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sainte Marie
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sainte Marie<5>
    • Willow Hill [Jasper County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Willow Hill have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Willow Hill
      • Willow Hill [Jasper County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the south of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 228 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Willow Hill
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Willow Hill<5>
    • Jewett [Cumberland County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jewett have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jewett
      • Jewett [Cumberland County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the west of Advance
      • Estimated population in 2018: 218 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jewett
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Jewett<5>

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 Advance. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Advance.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Advance. 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 Advance.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Advance ...

Looking for more information about Advance? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Advance, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Advance.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Search for a Community located in Illinois

About Jasper County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Advance. 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 Jasper, 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 elevation is an estimate for the area around Advance - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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 drawn from Point A (ie- Advance) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Advance. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.1567, Longitude: -88.0289       In this case, the coordinates for Advance have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<5>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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