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Welcome to Atterberry ...

Atterberry is located in Menard County<1>.

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

The pronunciation of Atterberry: AT-ter-ber-ri<3>

Atterberry is 590 feet [180 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Atterberry is located in the (217) area code.

Communities near Atterberry ...

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

  • Havana [Mason County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Havana have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Havana [Mason County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of Atterberry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 3,040 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Havana
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Havana<6>
  • 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 5 miles [8 km]<5> to the southeast of Atterberry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,226 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Petersburg
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Petersburg<6>
  • Mason City [Mason County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mason City have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mason City
    • Mason City [Mason County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<5> to the northeast of Atterberry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,155 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mason City
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mason City<6>
  • 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.
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    • Athens [Menard County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the southeast of Atterberry
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,921 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Athens
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Athens<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Virginia [Cass County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Virginia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Virginia [Cass County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the southwest of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,452 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Virginia<6>
    • Ashland [Cass County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ashland
      • Ashland [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,197 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ashland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ashland<6>
    • Pleasant Plains [Sangamon County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Pleasant Plains have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Pleasant Plains [Sangamon County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the south of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 795 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Pleasant Plains
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Pleasant Plains<6>
    • Greenview [Menard County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Greenview have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Greenview
      • Greenview [Menard County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<5> to the east of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 730 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Greenview
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Greenview<6>
    • Chandlerville [Cass County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Chandlerville have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Chandlerville
      • Chandlerville [Cass County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the west of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 499 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Chandlerville
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Chandlerville<6>
    • Tallula [Menard County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tallula
      • Tallula [Menard County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of Atterberry
      • Estimated population in 2018: 474 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tallula
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tallula<6>

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Atterberry ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Menard, 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 Atterberry. 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>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Atterberry - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line drawn from Point A (ie- Atterberry) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Atterberry. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.0609, Longitude: -89.9237       In this case, the coordinates for Atterberry have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).
<6>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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