Parkland, Illinois

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search
Parkland, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Parkland, Illinois is located in Illinois
Parkland, Illinois
Parkland, Illinois
Parkland, Illinois is located in the US
Parkland, Illinois
Parkland, Illinois
Coordinates: 40°27′45″N 89°45′05″W / 40.46250°N 89.75139°W / 40.46250; -89.75139Coordinates: 40°27′45″N 89°45′05″W / 40.46250°N 89.75139°W / 40.46250; -89.75139
Country United States
State Illinois
County Tazewell
Elevation 486 ft (148 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 309
GNIS feature ID 423055[1]

Parkland (also Pretty Man) is an unincorporated community in Tazewell County, Illinois, United States.[1]

Notable people[edit]

United States Representative Harold H. Velde (1910-1985) was born in Parkland.[2]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ a b "Parkland, Illinois". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
  2. ^ 'Ex-Rep Harold Velde Dies,' Washington Post, Richard Pearson, September 8, 1985