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Welcome to Annawan ...
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>
While we don't have a date for the founding of Annawan, you might get a feel for it by knowing that during our research the earliest mention that we found (so far) was on a map dated 1870.
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Annawan has a population of 853 people<4> (see below for details).
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 (with 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.
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.
Adding Annawan to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Annawan in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
From our notes, the earliest published mention we've found for Annawan was on a map (with an unknown title) dated 1870.
We also found Annawan in the book titled Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details, see References and Mentions for Annawan.
Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified/updated: 21 Feb 2024