National Register of Historic Places listings in Macon County, Illinois

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Location of Macon County in Illinois

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Macon County, Illinois.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Macon County, Illinois, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in a Google map.[1]

There are 10 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county. Another property was once listed but has been removed.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 10, 2015.[2]


Current listings[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed[4] Location City or town Description
1 Decatur Downtown Historic District
Decatur Downtown Historic District
May 9, 1985
(#85001011)
Merchant St. roughly bounded by North, Water, Wood, and Church Sts.
39°50′32″N 88°57′20″W / 39.842222°N 88.955556°W / 39.842222; -88.955556 (Decatur Downtown Historic District)
Decatur
2 Decatur Historic District
Decatur Historic District
November 7, 1976
(#76000719)
Roughly bounded by Hayward, El Dorado, and Church, and Lincoln Park Dr.
39°50′32″N 88°57′48″W / 39.842222°N 88.963333°W / 39.842222; -88.963333 (Decatur Historic District)
Decatur
3 James Millikin House
James Millikin House
December 3, 1974
(#74000765)
125 N. Pine St.
39°50′31″N 88°58′01″W / 39.841944°N 88.966944°W / 39.841944; -88.966944 (James Millikin House)
Decatur
4 Roosevelt Junior High School
Roosevelt Junior High School
May 9, 2002
(#02000462)
701 W. Grand Ave.
39°51′16″N 88°57′55″W / 39.854444°N 88.965278°W / 39.854444; -88.965278 (Roosevelt Junior High School)
Decatur
5 Transfer House
Transfer House
December 3, 2002
(#02000843)
1 Central Park East
39°50′33″N 88°57′12″W / 39.842500°N 88.953333°W / 39.842500; -88.953333 (Transfer House)
Decatur
6 Trobaugh-Good House
Trobaugh-Good House
August 1, 1996
(#96000858)
1495 Brozio Ln.
39°49′24″N 89°00′42″W / 39.823472°N 89.011667°W / 39.823472; -89.011667 (Trobaugh-Good House)
Decatur
7 Eli Ulery House
Eli Ulery House
October 1, 1979
(#79000854)
Southeast of Mount Zion on County Route 60
39°45′49″N 88°50′06″W / 39.763611°N 88.835000°W / 39.763611; -88.835000 (Eli Ulery House)
Mount Zion
8 Union Church
Union Church
September 23, 1999
(#99000588)
2.5 miles southeast of Oreana, on Kirby Rd.
39°55′13″N 88°50′53″W / 39.920278°N 88.848056°W / 39.920278; -88.848056 (Union Church)
Oreana
9 Wabash Railroad Station and Railway Express Agency
Wabash Railroad Station and Railway Express Agency
February 4, 1994
(#94000029)
780 E. Cerro Gordo St.
39°50′50″N 88°56′47″W / 39.847222°N 88.946389°W / 39.847222; -88.946389 (Wabash Railroad Station and Railway Express Agency)
Decatur
10 West End Historic District
West End Historic District
November 27, 2002
(#02001444)
Roughly bounded by S. Fairview Ave., Park Place, Fairview Park, Westdale Ave., W. Main St., Glencoe Ave., Sunset Ave.
39°50′24″N 88°59′04″W / 39.840000°N 88.984444°W / 39.840000; -88.984444 (West End Historic District)
Decatur

Former listing[edit]

[3] Name on the Register Image Date listed Date removed Location City or town Summary
1 Millikin Building Upload image
July 24, 1979
(#79000853)
July 24, 1980
100 N. Water St.
Decatur

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes off of USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on April 10, 2015.
  3. ^ a b Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.