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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 lies within the (217) area code.

Communities Also Named Andrew ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have 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 [Sangamon County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Springfield
    • Springfield [Sangamon County] lies 7 miles [11.3 km]<4> to the south of Andrew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 114,230 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Springfield
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Springfield<5>
  • Chatham [Sangamon County]
    • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the south of Andrew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 13,008 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chatham
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chatham<5>
  • Rochester [Sangamon County]
    • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Andrew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,709 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Rochester
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Rochester<5>
  • Riverton [Sangamon County]
    • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the southeast of Andrew
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,434 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Riverton
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Riverton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Petersburg [Menard County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Petersburg have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Petersburg
      • Petersburg [Menard County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northwest of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<5>
    • Athens [Menard County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Athens have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Athens
      • Athens [Menard County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,908 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<5>
    • Jerome [Sangamon County]
      • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,588 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Jerome
    • Southern View [Sangamon County]
      • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the south of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,570 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Southern View
    • Williamsville [Sangamon County]
      • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,485 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Williamsville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Williamsville<5>
    • Leland Grove [Sangamon County]
      • 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 [Sangamon County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the south of Andrew
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,464 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Leland Grove

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.

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Illinois

About Sangamon County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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 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 Andrew - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Andrew) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Andrew. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 39.8956, Longitude: -89.6401       In this case, the coordinates for Andrew 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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