Winnebago County
Illinois
Watch County Board Meetings Online - Starting on 3/10/16, you will now be able to watch the County Board meetings live online. MORE >

LZ Peace Memorial - The LZ Peace Memorial is a place of honor for those veterans who served our country, in war and in peace. This memorial stands as a testimony to those soldiers from Winnebago County who made the ultimate sacrifice at a time of great conflict. We’re located at Midway Village Museum, 6799 Guilford Road, in Rockford, Illinois. MORE >

Phantom Regiment - The Phantom Regiment is a youth organization dedicated to the development of self-esteem and self-reliance. MORE >

Windsor Lake - Paddle and Trail and the Rockford Park District are looking to make Windsor Lake a year-round facility and would like your input on winter recreational activities! MORE >

Fair Housing - The Fair Housing Project at Prairie State Legal Services investigates possible housing discrimination, assists clients to resolve fair housing disputes with housing providers and conducts community legal education on fair housing rights and responsibilities. MORE >

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A Brief Look At Winnebago County

Winnebago County is in north central Illinois bordering Wisconsin. With a population of over 278,000, Winnebago is the 7th largest county in the state. The county seat is Rockford, which is the third largest city in Illinois with a population of 150,000 people. Rockford is 90 miles northwest of Chicago, 90 miles southwest of Milwaukee, 60 miles south of Madison and just 15 miles from the Wisconsin state line. The western part of Winnebago County is rural with some of the richest farmland in the world while the eastern half, which includes the City of Rockford, is urban and has several industries. The County is 520 square miles and has 14 townships, 8 villages and 3 cities.

Looking for a place to Live? Click on the link below to find a local Realtor.
Rockford Area Association of Realtors

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Village Profile.Com

Looking for a place to eat? Click on the link below for a listing of fine resturants.
Restaurant Guide

Township Map of the County
Click here to view the map

Winnebago County Links
Campaign For Sensible Growth
Winnebago County Balanced Growth Initiative

Winnebago County Subscription Services
Court Case History Inquiry

Other Winnebago County Services
Property Tax Inquiry
treasurer.wincoil.us

Winnebago County Cities, Towns, Villages, and Townships

City of Rockford
www.gorockford.com/

Rockford Township
www.twp.rockford.il.us

Village of Cherry Valley
www.cherryvalley.org

Village of Machesney Park
www.machesney-park.il.us

City of Loves Park
www.loves-park.il.us

Winnebago County
404 Elm Street
Rockford, IL 61101
OFC: (815) 319-4444

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