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Woodford County

Woodford County borders the Illinois River and the City of Peoria to the west and the cities of Bloomington/Normal to the southeast. This convenient location allows its nearly 39,000 residents to enjoy the quiet, rural setting of the county while taking advantage of quick commutes to either Peoria or Bloomington.

The county offers a wide range of recreational activities and amenities, which include the Woodford County Conservation Area, the Metamora Fields Golf Course, and Eureka Lake, with its 240 acre park. The area is home to Eureka College, the college home of President Ronald Reagan, and the historic Metamora Courthouse. Learn more about Woodford County.

Founded: 1841
Population: 38,903
Households: 14,362
Median Household Income: $66,639
Median Age: 40.3

Source: 2013 US Census Bureau

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