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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.

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Oswego location: about 50 miles southwest of Chicago in the Fox River Valley

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Climate & Weather

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.
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Oswego history:

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.

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Oswego attractions:

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

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