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La Salle County,


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Site of the Historic Lincoln-Douglas Debate

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The population of Ottawa is approximately 18768 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 7,511 (1990), 7783 (2010).

The amount of land area in Ottawa is 15.466 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.864 sq kilometers.
The distance from Ottawa to Washington DC is 670 miles. The distance to the Illinois state capital is 116 miles. (as the crow flies)
Ottawa is positioned 41.35 degrees north of the equator and 88.83 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Ottawa location: Ottawa is 80 miles from Chicago on Interstate 80, nine miles east of Interstate 39. Here is a map and location page for Ottawa.

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Climate & Weather

Ottawa average annual rainfall is 34.79 inches per year
The average low temperature is (winter) 21.6 degrees F.
The average high temperature is (summer) 82 degrees F.
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History & History Related Items

Ottawa history:

A nice history page for Ottawa.
The incorporation date of Ottawa: 1853

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Ottawa attractions:

Learn more about Ottawa Illinois
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Illinois Waterway Visitor Center
RR 1
Ottawa, Il 61350
Phone: (815) 667-4054

Ottawa Visitors Bureau
215 W. Jefferson St.
Ottawa, IL 61350
Phone: (815) 434-2737
Fax: (815) 434-5477
Toll-free: 888-OTTAWA-4

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