Schuyler County, Illinois

Schuyler County: County in Illinois, United States


Schuyler County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 7,544 and a population density of 7 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 county had an estimated population of 6,738 inhabitants. Its county seat is Rushville. The county was created 198 years ago in 1824.

Schuyler County locator map
Location of Schuyler County on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Schuyler County

Population : 6,738 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Schuyler County, Schuyler County
Area : 1143 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.9%
Land as percent of area : 99.1%
Named for : Philip Schuyler
Capital : Rushville
Establishment : January 01, 1825
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:14:54 (21st September 2023)
Density : 6 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -11.96% (2010-2020)
Weather : 76℉ Chance Rain Showers 7-days weather
Schuyler County Courthouse  Rushville image
Schuyler County Courthouse Rushville
Schuyler County Courthouse  Rushville image


Schuyler County is located at 40°9'29"N 90°36'54"W (40.1580300, -90.6150700). It has 7 neighbors: Adams County, Brown County, Cass County, Fulton County, Hancock County, Mason County and McDonough County.

Schuyler County map

The largest city of Schuyler County is Frederick with a population of 156. Other cities include and Huntsville population 134. See all Schuyler County cities & populated places.

Schuyler County Populated Places

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Schuyler County.

City Name Population Title
Rushville 2,822 Township in Schuyler County, Illinois
Pleasant View 1,371 Township in Macon County, Illinois
Frederick 156 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Littleton 144 Village in Schuyler County, Illinois, United States
Birmingham 135 Township in Schuyler County, Illinois
Huntsville 134 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Browning 122 Village in Illinois, United States


Schuyler County forecast: A chance of rain showers before 4pm, then a chance of showers and thunderstorms. Mostly cloudy, with a high near 76. East southeast wind around 10 mph. Chance of precipitation is 50%. New rainfall amounts between a tenth and quarter of an inch possible. more

Schuyler County has 7 neighbours.


According to census records, the population of Schuyler County decreased by 11.96% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 7,544 - census
2011 7,464 -1.07% estimation process
2012 7,456 -0.11% estimation process
2013 7,392 -0.87% estimation process
2014 7,261 -1.8% estimation process
2015 7,151 -1.54% estimation process
2016 7,030 -1.72% estimation process
2017 6,948 -1.18% estimation process
2018 6,870 -1.14% estimation process
2019 6,768 -1.51% estimation process
2020 6,738 -0.45% estimation process

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