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Welcome to Agnew ...

Agnew is located in Whiteside County<1>.

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

Agnew is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Agnew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Agnew - they are located in California, Florida, Manitoba, Michigan, Nebraska, Pennsylvania (2), Washington, West Virginia and Wisconsin.

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

Communities near Agnew ...

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

  • Dixon [Lee County]
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    • Dixon [Lee County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the east of Agnew
    • Estimated population in 2018: 15,165 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Dixon
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Dixon<5>
  • Sterling [Whiteside County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sterling
    • Sterling [Whiteside County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<4> to the east of Agnew
    • Estimated population in 2018: 14,609 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sterling
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sterling<5>
  • Rock Falls [Whiteside County]
  • Morrison [Whiteside County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrison have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrison
    • Morrison [Whiteside County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Agnew
    • Estimated population in 2018: 4,046 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrison<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Fulton [Whiteside County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Fulton
      • Fulton [Whiteside County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Agnew
      • Estimated population in 2018: 3,346 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<5>
    • Polo [Ogle County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Polo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Polo
      • Polo [Ogle County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northeast of Agnew
      • Estimated population in 2018: 2,198 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Polo<5>
    • Prophetstown [Whiteside County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Prophetstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Prophetstown
      • Prophetstown [Whiteside County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Agnew
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,956 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prophetstown<5>
    • Erie [Whiteside County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Erie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Erie
      • Erie [Whiteside County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the southwest of Agnew
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,517 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Erie<5>
    • Walnut [Bureau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Walnut have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Walnut
      • Walnut [Bureau County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southeast of Agnew
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,323 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut<5>
    • Milledgeville [Carroll County]

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Agnew ...

Looking for more information about Agnew? 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 Agnew, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Agnew.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Illinois

About Whiteside County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Whiteside County: www.whiteside.org/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Whiteside, 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 Agnew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Agnew) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Agnew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.7867, Longitude: -89.8001       In this case, the coordinates for Agnew 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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