Monticello: City in Piatt County, Illinois, United States
Monticello is a city located in the county of Piatt in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 5,548 and a population density of 556 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 5,557 inhabitants.
The city was created 194 years ago in 1828.
Quick Facts about Monticello
|Population :||5,557 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Piatt County|
|Postal code :||61856|
|Phone Area Codes :||217|
|Area :||9.98 km2|
|Altitude :||659 feet / 201 meters|
|Capital city :||Monticello is capital of Piatt County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1829 (194 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||03:42:37 (7th December 2023)|
|Density :||557 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||0.16% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||33℉ Partly Cloudy 7-days weather|
The population of Monticello increased by 0.16% in 10 years.
Best Things to Do in Monticello
1 Allerton Park & Retreat Center
515 Old Timber Rd, Monticello, IL 61856, United States ➦ Show Map
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2 Monticello Railway Museum
992 Iron Horse Pl, Monticello, IL 61856, United States ➦ Show Map
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3 Polar Express - Monticello, IL
102 E Livingston St, Monticello, IL 61856, United States ➦ Show Map
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People born in Monticello (5)
Schools in Monticello
College & universities near Monticello, IL
|147916||Parkland College||Champaign (IL)||61821-1899|
Amtrak & bus stations near Monticello, IL
|CHM||Illinois Terminal||45 East University Ave.||RAIL|
|RTL||Rantoul||West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves.||RAIL|
|MAT||Mattoon station||1718 Broadway Ave.||RAIL|
|BNL||Uptown Station||100 East Parkinson St.||RAIL|
|LCN||Lincoln||Broadway and North Chicago Sts.||RAIL|
Post offices near Monticello
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Monticell Post Office||Monticello (IL)||61856|
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Other cities in Piatt County
Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Piatt County , IL.
|Bement||1,661||City in Illinois, United States of America|
|Blue Ridge||1,416||Unincorporated community in Illinois|
|Cerro Gordo||1,337||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Mansfield||939||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Hammond||478||Village in Illinois|
|De Land||423||Village in Piatt County, Illinois, United States|
|Cisco||242||Village in Piatt County, Illinois, United States|
Distance to Other Cities
Monticello distances to largest Illinois cities