Wine Hill, Illinois

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Wine Hill, Illinois
Unincorporated community
Wine Hill, Illinois is located in Illinois
Wine Hill, Illinois
Wine Hill, Illinois
Wine Hill, Illinois is located in the US
Wine Hill, Illinois
Wine Hill, Illinois
Coordinates: 37°56′56″N 89°40′28″W / 37.94889°N 89.67444°W / 37.94889; -89.67444Coordinates: 37°56′56″N 89°40′28″W / 37.94889°N 89.67444°W / 37.94889; -89.67444
Country United States
State Illinois
County Randolph
Elevation 581 ft (177 m)
Time zone Central (CST) (UTC-6)
 • Summer (DST) CDT (UTC-5)
Area code(s) 618
GNIS feature ID 423321[1]

Wine Hill is an unincorporated community in Randolph County, Illinois, United States. Wine Hill is 7 miles (11 km) west-northwest of Campbell Hill.

Wine Hill was so named in the 19th century from the vineyards started by German immigrants.[2]

References[edit]

  1. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31. 
  2. ^ Callary, Edward (29 September 2008). Place Names of Illinois. University of Illinois Press. p. 378. ISBN 978-0-252-09070-7.