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Welcome to Deer Run ...

Deer Run is located in Will County<1>.

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

Deer Run is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<3>.

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

Communities Also Named Deer Run ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Deer Run: This one is located in Will County and the other is located in Kane County.

Beyond Illinois, there are 14 communities that are also named Deer Run - they are located in Alberta, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia (2), Maryland, New York (3), North Carolina, Virginia and West Virginia.

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

Communities near Deer Run ...

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

  • Aurora
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Aurora
    • Aurora lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<4> to the northwest of Deer Run.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 196,383 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Aurora
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Aurora<5>
  • Naperville
  • Joliet
  • Bolingbrook
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bolingbrook
    • Bolingbrook lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<4> to the northwest of Deer Run.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 74,025 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bolingbrook have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bolingbrook
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bolingbrook<5>
  • Orland Park
  • Tinley Park
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tinley Park
    • Tinley Park lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<4> to the east of Deer Run.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 55,221 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Tinley Park have been provided by the GNIS.<2> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tinley Park
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tinley Park<5>
  • Oak Lawn
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Oak Lawn
    • Oak Lawn lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<4> to the northeast of Deer Run.
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 54,376 people
    • 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 Google Maps centered on Oak Lawn
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Oak Lawn<5>
  • Wheaton
  • Downers Grove
  • Plainfield

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

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

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Deer Run ...

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

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

The official website for Will County: www.willcountyillinois.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 Will, 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 Deer Run - 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 things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Deer Run) to Point B.Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Deer Run. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.6136, Longitude: -88.0258       In this case, the coordinates for Deer Run 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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