Will County, Illinois

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Will County, Illinois
Joliet State Prison (10045283735).jpg
Joliet State Prison
Location within Illinois
Location within Illinois
Map of the United States highlighting Illinois
Illinois's location within the U.S.
FoundedJanuary 12, 1836
Named forDr. Conrad Will
Largest cityJoliet
 • Total849 sq mi (2,199 km2)
 • Land837 sq mi (2,168 km2)
 • Water12 sq mi (31 km2), 1.5%
Population (est.)
 • (2015)687,263[1]
 • Density810/sq mi (310/km2)
Congressional districts1st, 2nd, 3rd, 11th, 14th, 16th
Time zoneCentral: UTC−6/−5

Will County is a county in the state of Illinois in the United States. As of 2000, about 502,000 people were living in Will County. According to the United States Census Bureau, Will County has an area of 849 square miles.

Townships[change | change source]

Will County is made up of these townships:

References[change | change source]

  1. "UNITED STATES QuickFacts from the US Census Bureau". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved April 21, 2016.

Other websites[change | change source]

Coordinates: 41°26′N 87°59′W / 41.44°N 87.98°W / 41.44; -87.98