Counties
Saline County
District: 9
County Engineer: Jeffrey M. Jones
Appointment Date: 12/1/1984
Address: 1700 S. Feazel Street
Harrisburg, IL 62946
Telephone: (618) 253-4027
Fax: (618) 252-1133
Email: schd1@frontier.com


County Background:
Established on February 25, 1847, Saline County is named after Saline Creek, so called on account of numerous salt springs in that locality.


County Population: 24913
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 383
Assessed Valuation: 155577444
State Highway Mileage: 109
County Highway Mileage: 143
Township Highway Mileage: 473
Municipal Highway Mileage: 141
County Seat: Harrisburg
State House District(s): 118
State Senate District(s): 59
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 19


Past Engineers
NameStartFinish
John P. Upchurch12/7/19133/25/1921
C.B. Drake3/26/19213/1/1931
Ralph D. Brown6/8/19314/30/1959
John W. Belt5/1/19596/7/1977
Robert Roy Brown6/8/197711/30/1984