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Welcome to Augsburg ...

Augsburg is located in Fayette County<1>.

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

Augsburg is 560 feet [171 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Augsburg ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 2 communities that are also named Augsburg - they are located in Arkansas and Ontario.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Augsburg.

Communities near Augsburg ...

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

  • Salem [Marion County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Salem have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Salem
    • Salem [Marion County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<4> to the south of Augsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 7,097 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Salem
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Salem<5>
  • Vandalia [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Vandalia have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Vandalia
    • Vandalia [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the northwest of Augsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 6,703 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Vandalia
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Vandalia<5>
  • Altamont [Effingham County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Altamont have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Altamont
    • Altamont [Effingham County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the northeast of Augsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 2,283 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Altamont
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Altamont<5>
  • Saint Elmo [Fayette County]
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Saint Elmo have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Saint Elmo
    • Saint Elmo [Fayette County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<4> to the northeast of Augsburg
    • Estimated population in 2018: 1,395 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Saint Elmo
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Saint Elmo<5>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Sandoval [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Sandoval have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sandoval
      • Sandoval [Marion County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<4> to the south of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,214 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sandoval
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sandoval<5>
    • Odin [Marion County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Odin
      • Odin [Marion County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the south of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Odin
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Odin<5>
    • Ramsey [Fayette County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Ramsey
      • Ramsey [Fayette County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<4> to the north of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 1,010 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Ramsey
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Ramsey<5>
    • Kinmundy [Marion County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Kinmundy have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Kinmundy
      • Kinmundy [Marion County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<4> to the southeast of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 759 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kinmundy
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kinmundy<5>
    • Brownstown [Fayette County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Brownstown have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Brownstown
      • Brownstown [Fayette County] lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<4> to the north of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 733 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Brownstown
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Brownstown<5>
    • Mulberry Grove [Bond County]
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Mulberry Grove have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Mulberry Grove
      • Mulberry Grove [Bond County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<4> to the west of Augsburg
      • Estimated population in 2018: 585 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Mulberry Grove
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Mulberry 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 Augsburg. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Augsburg.

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Augsburg ...

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

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Augsburg. 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 Fayette, 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 Augsburg - 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' (or point-to-point) distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Augsburg) to Point B.

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Augsburg. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 38.8667, Longitude: -89.0134       In this case, the coordinates for Augsburg 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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