Illinois Map

Overview of Illinois

Illinois, Midwestern State, USA; 146,000 km2, 12.9 million population (2011), of which 15% black. The capital is Springfield (116,250 residents; 2010), the largest city in Chicago (2.7 million residents). Illinois was admitted to the Union in 1818 as the 21st state. Nicknames: The Prairie State and The Land of Lincoln. COUNTRYAAH.COM: Lists all counties and […]