Andres, Illinois

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Andres
Andres is located in Illinois
Andres
Andres
Location of Andres within Illinois
Coordinates: 41°22′18″N 87°52′57″W / 41.37167°N 87.88250°W / 41.37167; -87.88250Coordinates: 41°22′18″N 87°52′57″W / 41.37167°N 87.88250°W / 41.37167; -87.88250
CountryUnited States
StateIllinois
CountyWill
Elevation722 ft (220 m)
Population
 (2000)
 • Total<50
Time zoneUTC-6 (CST)
 • Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)815, 779

Andres is an unincorporated community in Will County, Illinois, United States. It is located south of Frankfort and west of Peotone on U.S. Route 45.

Community information[edit]

Andres has a population of less than 50 people. There is no library or any city services. It has many older buildings. There are no city streets. There also used to be a railroad that came through.

School[edit]

Andres is part of Peotone Community School District 207-U.

Geography[edit]

Andres is located about 40 miles (64 km) away from Chicago. Andres is surrounded by farms.

Business[edit]

Businesses in town include Andres & Wilton Farmers Grain Elevator along with a very small car dealership. Besides buying and selling grain, the elevator sells livestock feed, straw, wood shavings, and plastic drainage tile. In October 2006, a strong windstorm demolished a large steel grain bin at the elevator.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "USGS detail on Andres". Retrieved 2007-11-11.