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Welcome to Armour Square ...

Armour Square is located in Cook County<1>.

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

A typical abbreviation for Armour Square: Armour Sq. (or less commonly used: Armour Sqr.)

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

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

Note: If you travel east from Armour Square (for example, toward New Carlisle (IN)), you will leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).

Communities near Armour Square ...

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

  • Cicero [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cicero have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Cicero
    • Cicero [Cook County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the west of Armour Square
    • Estimated population in 2018: 81,597 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Cicero
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Cicero<5>
  • Hammond [Lake County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Hammond
    • Hammond [Lake County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Armour Square
    • Estimated population in 2018: 75,795 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Hammond
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Hammond<5>
  • Evanston [Cook County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Evanston
    • Evanston [Cook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the north of Armour Square
    • Estimated population in 2018: 74,106 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Evanston
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Evanston<5>
  • Skokie [Cook County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Skokie have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Skokie
    • Skokie [Cook County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Armour Square
    • Estimated population in 2018: 63,280 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Skokie
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Skokie<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Des Plaines [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Des Plaines have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Des Plaines
      • Des Plaines [Cook County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northwest of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 58,959 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Des Plaines
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Des Plaines<5>
    • Orland Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Orland Park
      • Orland Park [Cook County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the southwest of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 58,312 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Orland Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Orland Park<5>
    • Oak Lawn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Oak Lawn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Lawn
      • Oak Lawn [Cook County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southwest of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 55,511 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<5>
    • Berwyn [Cook County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Berwyn have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Berwyn
      • Berwyn [Cook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 54,917 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Berwyn
    • Oak Park [Cook County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Park
      • Oak Park [Cook County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<4> to the west of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 52,265 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Oak Park
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Park<5>
    • Downers Grove [DuPage County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Downers Grove
      • Downers Grove [DuPage County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the west of Armour Square
      • Estimated population in 2018: 49,387 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Downers Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Downers Grove<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 Armour Square. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Armour Square.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Armour Square ...

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Index of Cities, Towns and Villages for Illinois

About Cook County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.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 Cook, 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 Armour Square - 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' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Armour Square) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Armour Square. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.8400, Longitude: -87.6331       In this case, the coordinates for Armour Square 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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