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Welcome to Argo Fay ...

Argo Fay is located in Carroll County<1>.

Argo Fay is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<2>.

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

Telephone area codes for Argo Fay: (815) & (779)<3>

Communities near Argo Fay ...

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

  • Clinton [Clinton County]
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    • Clinton [Clinton County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the southwest of Argo Fay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 25,093 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Clinton<5>
  • Camanche [Clinton County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Camanche have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Camanche
    • Camanche [Clinton County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the southwest of Argo Fay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 4,365 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Camanche<5>
  • Morrison [Whiteside County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Morrison have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Morrison
    • Morrison [Whiteside County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the south of Argo Fay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,988 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Morrison<5>
  • Fulton [Whiteside County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Fulton have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Fulton [Whiteside County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<4> to the southwest of Argo Fay
    • Estimated population in 2019: 3,315 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Fulton<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Savanna [Carroll County]
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      • Savanna [Carroll County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Argo Fay
      • Estimated population in 2019: 2,797 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Savanna<5>
    • Mount Carroll [Carroll County]
    • Lanark [Carroll County]
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      • Lanark [Carroll County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the northeast of Argo Fay
      • Estimated population in 2019: 1,333 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Lanark<5>
    • Preston [Jackson County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Preston have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Preston [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Argo Fay
      • Estimated population in 2019: 959 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Preston<5>
    • Milledgeville [Carroll County]
    • Albany [Whiteside County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Albany have been provided by the GNIS.<6> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Albany
      • Albany [Whiteside County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Argo Fay
      • Estimated population in 2019: 863 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Albany
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Albany<5>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Argo Fay ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Illinois

About Carroll County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Carroll County: visitcarrollcountyil.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 Carroll, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Argo Fay - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<3>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815).
<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- Argo Fay) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Argo Fay. 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 Argo Fay

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Argo Fay. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0048, Longitude: -90.0176    
<5>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.
<6>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.






















 

 

 

 

 


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