Nekoma, Illinois

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Nekoma, Illinois
Nekoma is located in Illinois
Nekoma
Nekoma
Nekoma is located in the United States
Nekoma
Nekoma
Coordinates: 41°10′22″N 90°11′19″W / 41.17278°N 90.18861°W / 41.17278; -90.18861Coordinates: 41°10′22″N 90°11′19″W / 41.17278°N 90.18861°W / 41.17278; -90.18861
Country United States
State Illinois
CountyHenry County
TownshipWeller Township
Elevation
247 m (810 ft)
ZIP code
61490
GNIS feature ID0414345[1]

Nekoma is an unincorporated community in Weller Township, Henry County, Illinois, United States.

History[edit]

The town of Nekoma was laid out in July 1869.[2]

Geography[edit]

The town is located in the far south of the county, at the intersections of Illinois Routes 17 and 82.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "Nekoma". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey. Retrieved 2009-09-19.
  2. ^ The History of Henry County, Illinois, Its Tax-Payers and Voters. Chicago: H. F. Kett and Company. 1877. p. 541.
  3. ^ Google (March 5, 2015). "Nekoma, Illinois" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved March 5, 2015.