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Welcome to Andrew ...

Andrew is located in Sangamon County<1>.


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


Andrew is 580 feet [177 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Andrew is within the boundaries of the (217) area code.

Communities Also Named Andrew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we found that there are 7 communities that are also named Andrew - they are located in Alberta, Florida, Iowa, Kansas, Louisiana, Nebraska and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Andrew ...

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

  • Springfield
    (7 miles [11.3 km] to the south)
  • Chatham
    (15 miles [24.1 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chatham have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chatham
    • Chatham is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 13,159 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chatham <4>
  • Rochester
    (11 miles [17.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Rochester have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Rochester
    • Rochester is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,715 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester <4>
  • Riverton
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the southeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Riverton have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Riverton
    • Riverton is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,430 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton <4>
  • Petersburg
    (13 miles [20.9 km] to the northwest)
  • Athens
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northwest)
  • Jerome
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jerome have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Jerome
    • Jerome is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,575 people
  • Southern View
    (9 miles [14.5 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Southern View have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Southern View
    • Southern View is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,557 people
  • Williamsville
    (6 miles [9.7 km] to the northeast)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Williamsville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Williamsville
    • Williamsville is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,490 people
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsville <4>
  • Leland Grove
    (8 miles [12.9 km] to the south)
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Leland Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Leland Grove
    • Leland Grove is located in Sangamon County
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,451 people

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Andrew ...

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

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

The official website for Sangamon County: www.co.sangamon.il.us/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Sangamon, 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 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 Andrew - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>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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