Burtonview, Illinois

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Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Logan
Coordinates 40°10′15″N 89°29′05″W / 40.17083°N 89.48472°W / 40.17083; -89.48472
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code 217
Location of Burtonview within Illinois
Location of Burtonview within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Burtonview, Illinois

Burtonview is an unincorporated community in Logan County, along Illinois Route 10 in Central Illinois. The community lies between Lincoln and New Holland on Route 10.


Burtonview was originally called Burton, and under the latter name had its start when the Champaign, Lincoln and Eastern Railroad was extended to that point.[1] A post office called Burton View was established in 1873, and remained in operation until 1918.[2]


  1. ^ Stringer, Lawrence Beaumont (1911). History of Logan County, Illinois: A Record of Its Settlement, Organization, Progress, and Achievement. Unigraphic. p. 633. 
  2. ^ "Logan County". Jim Forte Postal History. Archived from the original on 15 September 2005. Retrieved 16 January 2016. 

External links[edit]

  • Burtonview on Google Maps [1]