St. Charles, Illinois

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Coordinates: 41°54′49″N 88°18′39″W / 41.913744°N 88.31085°W / 41.913744; -88.31085
St. Charles
City
Fox River St Charles IL.jpg
Downtown St. Charles, with the Fox River and the Municipal Center/City Hall (the white Art Moderne building, built 1940)
Motto: Pride of the Fox [1]
Nickname: STC (local abbreviation)
Country United States
State Illinois
County Kane
Coordinates 41°54′49″N 88°18′39″W / 41.913744°N 88.31085°W / 41.913744; -88.31085
Area 14.1 sq mi (37 km²)
 - land 14.0 sq mi (36 km²)
 - water 0.2 sq mi (1 km²), 1.42%
Population 32,974 (2010)
Founded 1834 (as Charleston; changed to St. Charles in 1839) [2]
Government
 - location 2 E. Main St.
Mayor Donald P. DeWitte
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 60174, 60175
Area code 630
Location of St. Charles within Illinois
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Location of St. Charles within Illinois
Location of Illinois in the United States
Location of Illinois in the United States
Website: http://www.ci.st-charles.il.us

St. Charles is a city of Illinois in the United States. In the 2010 census, St. Charles had a population of 32,974.[1] It is located on the Fox River between South Elgin, Illinois to the north and Geneva, Illinois to the south.

References[change | change source]

  1. "St. Charles (city) QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau". http://quickfacts.census.gov/qfd/states/17/1766703.html. Retrieved November 21, 2011.