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Oswego
Kendall County, Illinois

ZipCodes
60543




Page Contents for Oswego, Illinois

Statistics & Facts

Location

History & History-related items

City Attractions

Government

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.

Libraries.

Schools.

Miscellany



Statistics & Facts

The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Oswego is approximately 13,326 2000, 30355 2010.
The approximate number of families is 4,591 2000, 9935 2010.
The amount of land area in Oswego is 9.804 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.034 sq kilometers.
The distance from Oswego to Washington DC is 650 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 150 miles. (as the crow flies)
Oswego is positioned 41.69 degrees north of the equator and 88.33 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Oswego average annual rainfall is 35.62 inches per year
Oswego average annual snowfall is 29.00 inches per year.
The average winter temperature is 30.00 degrees F.
The average summer temperature is 70.00 degrees F.

Location

about 50 miles southwest of Chicago in the Fox River Valley
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History & History Related Items

The name, "Oswego" is a Mohawk Indian word which means "mouth of the stream."

The first white settlers came here in 1833. By 1835, the village was platted. It was incorporated in 1852.

Check this history page for Oswego.
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Attractions

The Little White School Museum
Jackson & Polk Streets
Oswego, Illinois
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Oswego City Government

The Village of Oswego
113 Main Street
Oswego, IL 60543
Phone: 630-554-3618
Fax: 630-554-3306

Oswego Chamber

Oswego Chamber of Commerce
44 Monroe Street
P.O. Box 863
Oswego, Illinois 60543
Phone: 630-554-3505
Fax: 630-554-0050

Oswego Organizations

Oswego Chamber of Commerce
44 Monroe Street
P.O. Box 863
Oswego, Illinois 60543
Phone: 630-554-3505
Fax: 630-554-0050

Oswego Libraries

Oswego Public Library District
32 West Jefferson Street
Oswego, Illinois 60543
Phone: 630-554-3150
Fax: 630-554-2975

Oswego Schools

Oswego Community School District 308
4175 SR-71
Oswego, IL 60543
Phone: 630-554-3447
Fax: 630-554-2168 Oswego

Miscellany

The population of Oswego was:
1990 - 3,876
2000 - 13,326

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