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Welcome to Annawan ...

The town of Annawan is located in Henry County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Annawan: AN-uh-wahn<3>

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, Annawan has a population of 853 people<4> (see below for details).

Annawan was incorporated March 31, 1869.

The community of Annawan is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<5>.

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

Annawan is within the (309) area code.

The ZIP code for Annawan: 61234<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Annawan had an population of 853 people. This is a decrease of 2.85% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 1.73% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, Annawan had a population of 878 people. This makes Annawan the county's 8th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 878 people, the population of Annawan increased 1.15% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 868 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Annawan.

Communities near Annawan ...

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

  • Kewanee [Henry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kewanee have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kewanee
    • Kewanee [Henry County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the south of Annawan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 12,339 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kewanee
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kewanee<8>
  • Geneseo [Henry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Geneseo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Geneseo
    • Geneseo [Henry County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the west of Annawan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 6,495 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Geneseo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Geneseo<8>
  • Galva [Henry County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Galva have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Galva
    • Galva [Henry County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the southwest of Annawan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,478 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Galva
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galva<8>
  • Cambridge [Henry County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cambridge
    • Cambridge [Henry County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<7> to the southwest of Annawan
    • Estimated population in 2019: 2,078 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cambridge
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cambridge<8>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • 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 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the north of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,939 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Prophetstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Prophetstown<8>
    • 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]<7> to the northeast of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,306 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Walnut
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Walnut<8>
    • Atkinson [Henry County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Atkinson have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Atkinson
      • Atkinson [Henry County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the west of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 964 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Atkinson
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Atkinson<8>
    • Wyanet [Bureau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Wyanet have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Wyanet
      • Wyanet [Bureau County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the east of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 923 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Wyanet
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Wyanet<8>
    • Sheffield [Bureau County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sheffield have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sheffield
      • Sheffield [Bureau County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<7> to the east of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 863 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sheffield
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sheffield<8>
    • Tampico [Whiteside County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tampico
      • Tampico [Whiteside County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the north of Annawan
      • Estimated population in 2019: 729 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tampico
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tampico<8>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Annawan ...

Looking for more information about Annawan? 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 Annawan, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Annawan.

Other Roadside Stops ...

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About Henry County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Henry County: www.henrycty.com/

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Henry, 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 Annawan. 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>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Annawan.
<5>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Annawan - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<6>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 town (such as Annawan). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Annawan or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a '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- Annawan) 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 Annawan. 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 Annawan

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Annawan. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.3982, Longitude: -89.9078       In this case, the coordinates for Annawan have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<8>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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