Hamilton County, Illinois Land Information
McLeansboro is the county seat of Hamilton County, a mostly agricultural region comprising cornfields and small Midwestern farming communities. This often-overlooked area of southern Illinois is also home to a few surprising attractions, including the country's largest archaeological site, Cahokia Mounds State Historic Site, over 100 wineries and outdoor recreation like bouldering and mountain biking in 280,000-acre Shawnee National Forest. The value of all land for sale
in Illinois's Hamilton County recently almost $7 million, representing approximately 900 acres of land for sale in Hamilton County. Recent Land And Farm data indicates there was an eight percent decrease compared to last month based on the total amount of land and property listings advertised for sale in Hamilton County. Hamilton County is Illinois's 66th largest county (435 square miles). Hamilton County is in the Southern region. Agriculture and farming drives the Hamilton County economy, with 695 farms recorded in this Illinois locale during the U.S. Census in 2012. Farms in the area are principally focused on livestock production (classified by the USDA to include cattle, poultry and hog farming). To find more land for sale in Illinois
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