Welcome to Bureau County, Illinois

Founded 1837 Bureau County, Illinois spans 873 sq miles, including a comfortable mix of rural cultural heritage and urban amenities. Bureau County, Illinois is home to numerous attractions including but not limited to the Hennepin Canal, Flags of Freedom, Red Covered Bridge.

Bureau County provides convenient living, with easy access to its parks, bike and pedestrian walkways and many cultural activities. Bureau County, Illinois is a leader in industrial and manufacturing business opportunities, technology parks, which combine to offer excellent opportunities to its Bureau County residents and new comers alike.

As you browse our site you will find links to government, as well as to schools, churches, attractions, events, news and related links. And, welcome to Bureau County, Illinois!


Bureau County

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Founded 1837
County  Seat -  Princeton
Largest city - Princeton
 - Total       873 sq mi (2,262 km²)
 - Land        869 sq mi (2,250 km²)
 - Water      5 sq mi (12 km²),0.54%
Time zone Central: UTC-6/-5

Physical Address

Bureau County Courthouse
700 S. Main Street
Princeton, Il. 61356-2048
Phone (815)875-2014

Bureau County, Illinois

Illinois, U.S.A.