Illinois Route 76

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Illinois Route 76 marker

Illinois Route 76
Fairgrounds Road
Route information
Maintained by IDOT
Length: 15.67 mi[2] (25.22 km)
Existed: 1924[1] – present
Major junctions
South end:
US 20 Bus. in Belvidere
North end: WIS 140 in Capron
Location
Counties: Boone
Highway system
IL 75 IL 78

Illinois Route 76 is a north–south state road in far north-central Illinois. It runs from the U.S. Highway 20 bypass around Belvidere (and business route to Rockford) north to the Wisconsin State Line at Highway 140. This is a distance of 15.67 miles (25.22 km).[2]

Route description[edit]

Illinois 76 is an undivided two-lane rural highway for its entire length. Its only main intersection is with Illinois Route 173.

History[edit]

The routing of IL 76 has not changed since it was established.

Major intersections[edit]

The entire route is in Boone County.

Location mi[3] km Destinations Notes
Belvidere 0.00 0.00
US 20 Bus. – Rockford
Southern terminus of IL 76.
Poplar Grove 6.8 10.9 IL 173 – Argyle, Harvard
Capron 15.67 25.22 WIS 140 – Clinton Northern terminus of IL 76; Wisconsin state line
1.000 mi = 1.609 km; 1.000 km = 0.621 mi

References[edit]

  1. ^ Carlson, Rich. Illinois Highways Page: Routes 61 thru 80. Last updated March 15, 2005. Retrieved April 2, 2006.
  2. ^ a b Illinois Technology Transfer Center (2006). "T2 GIS Data". Retrieved 2007-11-08. 
  3. ^ Google (February 22, 2017). "Overview Map of IL 76" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved February 22, 2017. 

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