Illinois Route 133

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Illinois Route 133 marker

Illinois Route 133
Route information
Maintained by IDOT
Length: 52.05 mi[2] (83.77 km)
Existed: 1924 (completed 1942)[1] – present
Major junctions
West end: IL 32 in Lovington
  US 45 in Arcola
I-57 in Arcola
East end: US 150 / IL 1 / IL 16 in Paris
Location
Counties: Moultrie, Douglas, Coles, Edgar
Highway system
IL 132 IL 134

Illinois Route 133 is an east–west state road in east-central Illinois. It runs from Illinois Route 32 in Lovington to U.S. Route 150 and Illinois Route 1 in Paris. Illinois Route 16 terminates with Illinois 133 at this point.[3] This is a distance of 52.05 miles (83.77 km).[2] Illinois 133 is the main state road through Illinois Amish Country.

Route description[edit]

Illinois 133 is a two-lane undivided surface road for its entire length. It overlaps Illinois 16 when both roads terminate at U.S. 150/Illinois 1 in Paris. U.S. 150 runs north and east from this intersection, while Illinois 1 runs north and south. The Illinois 16/133 combination runs west.

History[edit]

SBI Route 133 was the same as Illinois 133 is today, though the eastern portion of the road from Redmon to Paris was not completed until 1942. In 1953 it was extended west to Decatur along Illinois 32; this was rescinded in 1972.[1]

Major Intersections[edit]

County Location mi[4] km Destinations Notes
Moultrie Lovington 0.0 0.0 IL 32 – Sullivan, Decatur Western terminus of IL 133
Douglas Arcola 18.0 29.0 US 45 (Chestnut St) – Champaign, Mattoon
18.9 30.4 I-57 – Champaign, Effingham I-57 exit 203
25.0 40.2 IL 130
Coles
No major junctions
Edgar 38.2 61.5 IL 49 – Casey, Kankakee
Paris 51.1 82.2 IL 16 west – Charleston West end of IL 16 concurrency
52.05 83.77 IL 1 (Jasper St) / IL 16 / US 150 (Central Ave) – Danville, Terre Haute, Marshall Eastern terminus of IL 133 and IL 16
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Carlson, Rick. Illinois State Highways Page: Routes 121 thru 140. Last updated April 15, 2005. Retrieved May 15, 2006.
  2. ^ a b Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08. 
  3. ^ Sarjeant, Charles. Illinois 133. Retrieved May 15, 2006.
  4. ^ Google (March 3, 2017). "Overview Map of IL 133" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved March 3, 2017.