Ritchie, Illinois

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Ritchie
Unincorporated community
Country United States
State Illinois
County Will
Township Wesley
Elevation 561 ft (171 m)
Coordinates 41°15′18″N 88°06′19″W / 41.25500°N 88.10528°W / 41.25500; -88.10528Coordinates: 41°15′18″N 88°06′19″W / 41.25500°N 88.10528°W / 41.25500; -88.10528
Timezone CST (UTC-6)
 - summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Postal code 60481
Area code 815, 779
Location of Ritchie within Illinois
Wikimedia Commons: Ritchie, Illinois

Ritchie is an unincorporated community in southern Will County, Illinois, United States. It is located along Forked Creek and Illinois Route 102, three miles southeast of the city of Wilmington in Wesley Township.

Ritchie is home to several dozen houses, the Wesley Township hall, a church, and a grain elevator. A railroad track passing through the community was dismantled in the 1990s, but the bridge that carried it over Forked Creek and Route 102 remains.

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