Ancona, Illinois

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Ancona, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Ancona, Illinois is located in Illinois
Ancona, Illinois
Ancona, Illinois
Coordinates: 41°02′26″N 88°52′21″W / 41.04056°N 88.87250°W / 41.04056; -88.87250Coordinates: 41°02′26″N 88°52′21″W / 41.04056°N 88.87250°W / 41.04056; -88.87250
Country United States
State Illinois
County Livingston
Elevation 627 ft (191 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
ZIP code 61311
Area code(s) 815 & 779
GNIS feature ID 403495[1]

Ancona is an unincorporated community in Livingston County, Illinois, United States. Ancona is located along a railroad line south-southwest of Streator. Ancona has a post office with ZIP code 61311.[2] It formerly served the Santa Fe Railway at Ancona Station. It is part of the geographic region known as Streatorland.

It takes its name from the Italian city of Ancona, capital of the Marches.[3]


  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ ZIP Code Lookup
  3. ^ Edward Callary, Place Names of Illinois, University of Illinois Press, 2008.