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Page Contents for Wheeling, Illinois

Statistics & Facts

History & History-related items

City Attractions


Chamber of Commerce.

Community events.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.



Statistics & Facts

The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Wheeling is approximately 30,400 (1998), 37648 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 12,998 (1990), 14461 (2010).
The amount of land area in Wheeling is 20.963 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0.095 sq kilometers.
The distance from Wheeling to Washington DC is 638 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 187 miles. (as the crow flies)
Wheeling is positioned 42.13 degrees north of the equator and 87.92 degrees west of the prime meridian.


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Weather information for Northern Illinois and Southern Wisconsin since 2001. Current conditions, Forecasts, maps, severe weather alerts and more.
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History & History Related Items

A history page for Wheeling.
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The settling of Wheeling

1833 - Mr. Sweet

The incorporation of Wheeling



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Wheeling City Government

Village of Wheeling
255 West Dundee Road
Wheeling, Illinois 60090-2676
Phone: (847) 459-2600
Fax: (847) 459-9692
TDD: (847)459-2987
(for the hearing impaired)
Wheeling has a a Council-Manager form of government.

Wheeling Chamber

Chamber of Commerce & Industry
395 E. Dundee Road
Wheeling, IL. 60090
Phone: (847) 541-0170
Fax: (847) 541-0296

Wheeling Community Events

Community Events for Wheeling.

Wheeling Organizations

Chamber of Commerce & Industry
395 E. Dundee Road
Wheeling, IL. 60090
Phone: (847) 541-0170
Fax: (847) 541-0296

Wheeling Libraries

North Suburban Library System
200 W. Dundee Rd
Wheeling IL 60090
Fax: 847-459-0380
Phone: 847-459-1300

Wheeling Schools

An Education page for the Wheeling area.

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