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Information on Paxton, Ford County

The City of Paxton is located in the state of Illinois, in Ford County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Paxton at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Paxton City HALL, Ford County

Paxton City Hall's addressPaxton Paxton Municipal Building

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Paxton, IL emailNot available
Paxton official websiteNot available
Mayor of Paxton
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Common questions about Paxton

What county is Paxton IL in?

Paxton, IL is located in Ford County

Where is Paxton, Illinois ?

Paxton lies in Ford County and is situated in the central part of Illinois, USA. It's positioned about 100 miles south of Chicago and approximately 30 miles north of Champaign-Urbana, making it a strategic locale within the state. The municipality is also near Interstate 57, facilitating easy access to other regions.

Demography of Paxton

Name of Paxton inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population4 525 inhabitants136 / 4 686
Population density in Paxton1 969,7 pop/sq mi (760,5 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Paxton, IL

Where to apply for a passport in Paxton, IL? There are 1 passport offices in Paxton, try one of these:
Name Street Phone number

Top 3 most popular banks in Paxton

There are 4 bank branches in Paxton.
Frederick Community Bank, The is the most popular bank in Paxton with 2 branch offices, followed by Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois with 1 branch offices and then Busey Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Paxton:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Frederick Community Bank, The2Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Farmers-Merchants Bank of Illinois1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
Busey Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Paxton

Paxton administrative numbers

Paxton City code1758239
Paxton City postcode60957

Information on Paxton, Ford County

Cities twinned with PaxtonCurrently, the town Paxton isn’t twinned
Namesake of Paxton
  • Paxton, Florida, États-Unis
  • Paxton, Massachusetts, États-Unis
  • Paxton, Nebraska, États-Unis
Natural parksPaxton isn't part of a natural park

Toponymy and translation of Paxton

Serbian: Пакстон  

Transportation modes in Paxton

University of Illinois - Willard Airport 30.5 miles
Vermilion Regional Airport 32 miles
Central Illinois Regional Airport at Bloomington-Normal 43 miles

Paxton territory

Paxton area2,30 sq mi (5,95 km²)
Paxton altitude794 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 40.4579
Longitude: -88.0987
Latitude: 40° 27' 28'' North
Longitude: 88° 5' 55'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Paxton close to?

Nearby cities include: Loda, Ludlow, Elliott and Buckley
LudlowNeighbouring townsLoda
Loda 4.3 milesLudlow 5.1 milesElliott 9.4 miles
Buckley 10.2 milesRankin 10.7 milesMelvin 11.1 miles
Rantoul 11.1 milesGifford 11.1 milesRoberts 11.7 miles
Cissna Park 13.2 milesGibson City 14.5 milesThawville 14.9 miles
Thomasboro 15.5 milesFisher 16.4 milesSibley 17.2 miles
Onarga 18.4 milesFoosland 18.7 milesPotomac 19 miles
Royal 19.5 milesStrawn 20.8 milesPiper City 21.2 miles

Distance between Paxton and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1719 milesHouston : 845 milesPhiladelphia : 685 miles
Phoenix : 1403 milesSan Antonio : 962 milesSan Diego : 1688 miles
Dallas : 715 milesSan Jose : 1818 milesJacksonville : 788 miles
Indianapolis : 114 miles closestSan Francisco : 1873 milesAustin : 888 miles
Columbus : 272 milesFort Worth : 738 milesCharlotte : 538 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Paxton, IL

Elementary schools in Paxton

Clara Peterson Elementary School

District of Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 2
Students : 311

PBL Eastlawn

District of Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10
Lowest grade : 3, Highest grade : 5
Students : 263

Middle schools in Paxton

Paxton-Buckley-Loda Junior High School

District of Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 8
Students : 318

High schools in Paxton

Paxton-Buckley-Loda High School

District of Paxton-Buckley-Loda Cud 10
Lowest grade : 9, Highest grade : 12
Students : 472

Leisure and activities in Paxton surrounding area

Golf course
Lakeview Country Club
to Loda 4.5 miles
Brookhill Golf Course
to Rantoul 8.8 miles
Willow Pond Golf Course
to Rantoul 10.9 miles
Shagbark Golf Course
to Onarga 16.6 miles