Downers Grove, Illinois
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|Village of Downers Grove|
Orange Lyman Home, constructed in 1839; said to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad
Location of Downers Grove in DuPage County, Illinois
Location of Illinois in the United States
|Townships||Downers Grove, Lisle, York|
|• Mayor||Bob Barnett|
|• Total||14.66 sq mi (37.97 km2)|
|• Land||14.51 sq mi (37.58 km2)|
|• Water||0.15 sq mi (0.39 km2)|
|Elevation||705 ft (215 m)|
|Highest elevation||741 ft (226 m)|
| • Estimate |
|• Density||3,409.81/sq mi (1,316.53/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC−6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC−5 (CDT)|
|Area code(s)||630 and 331|
Downers Grove is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. It was founded in 1832 by Pierce Downer. It is a southwestern suburb of Chicago. As of the 2010 census, there were 47,833 people residing in the village.
References[change | change source]
- "2016 U.S. Gazetteer Files". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved Jun 29, 2017.
- "Village of Downers Grove, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.