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Ayers, Illinois
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Welcome to Ayers ...

Ayers is located in Carroll County.

Ayers is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<1>.

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

Area codes for Ayers: (815) & (779)<2>

Communities near Ayers ...

The following is a sample of nearby communities. Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you drove it.<3>.

Community   2016<4>
Camanche (IA)   [Map]   4,325   SW   19 miles [30.6 km]
Clinton (IA)   [Map]   25,719   S   15 miles [24.1 km]
Preston (IA)   [Map]   978   W   14 miles [22.5 km]
Albany   [Map]   882   S   19 miles [30.6 km]
Fulton   [Map]   3,333   S   13 miles [20.9 km]
Lanark   [Map]   1,363   E   14 miles [22.5 km]

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Ayers.

Communities Also Named Ayers ...

While we believe that this Ayers is located in Carroll County, we know of another 2 Illinois communities named Ayers. Those communities are located in the following counties: Bond and Champaign County.

Beyond Illinois, there are 11 communities that are also named Ayers - they are located in Florida, Kentucky, Maine, Mississippi, South Carolina, Tennessee, Virginia, West Virginia and Wyoming.

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

See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections that should be of interest to those chasing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ayers. We make it easy to see an overhead view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ayers. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ayers.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Ayers:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ayers ...

Looking for more information about Ayers? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

Looking for more information about Ayers? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you get an overview with links that will help you to find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to Ayers, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Tourism Map for Ayers.

Search for Local Businesses ...

People are finding Google's 'Search-by-Location' to be a useful tool when planning visits to this area. We have prepared the following searches to help you find businesses, travel and vacation activities that are in (or close to) Ayers. It's likely that the search results won't include all of the businesses that are in this area, but the results should give you a good foundation for further searches.

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Business Owners: To appear in the above search results, your business will need to be listed with the Google Places service. Please use the below link to learn about and register for the free service.

If you find an error or if your business wasn't included in the results, please contact Google to register your business or report an error. We simply link to 'Search-by-Location' and have no control over their results. Only a registered owner/operator can add their business or correct mistakes - we can not do it for you.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ayers. 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: www.illinois.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Ayers - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<2>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815). For more about area code overlays, please see our Glossary for Ayers.

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<3>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance that starts in Ayers. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Ayers) 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 Ayers. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Ayers

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Ayers. The point that we are using is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.0557, Longitude: -90.1135     [Map].

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<4>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Ayers.

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<5>All Quarter-dollar coin images from the United States Mint.

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For additional information, please visit our Glossary for Ayers.