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Illinois 61041

Town - Hanover       County - Jo Daviess

Location - 5 miles east of the Mississippi River & 20 miles south of the Wisconsin border in northwestern Illinois.

Population Hanover - 908 (1990) / Jo Daviess County - 21,900

5 Top Employers - product or service provided - # of employees
Savanna Army Depot
Eaton Corporation
Chestnut Mountain
River Ridge School
Coyote Exhibits
Appliance Controls
Ski Resort-seasonal
Public school
Trade show displays

Utilities Suppliers
Gas Northern Illinois Gas
Electric Village of Hanover
Local Telephone GTE
Cable TCI Cable
Water & Sewer - City

Political Representatives:
Representatives District # 74 / Ron Lanfer
Senate District # 69 / Todd Sieben
Congressional District # 16 / Don Manzullo

Nearest Hospital - Galena Stauss Hospital - Distance 17 miles

# Doctors in community 8 / # of Dentists 0

1 Elementary Schools - # of students - 150
1 Secondary (middle or jr high) - # of middle students - 140
** 1 High School - 168 students
Hanover is consolidated with Elizabeth. Each town has their own K-5, the Middle School is in Hanover and the High School is in Elizabeth. (8 mi from Hanover)

Closest community college
Highland Community College - Freeport, Illinois is 40 miles away.

Fire Department # of employees 32 volunteers

Police Department # of employees 2 full-time / 1 part-time

More information on Hanover:
History / Description
Natural Resources
Parks and Recreation

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