Hamilton County
District: 9
County Engineer: Kevin L. Phillips
Appointment Date: 9/1/2004
Address: 100 S. Jackson
McLeansboro, IL 62859
Telephone: (618) 643-2714
Fax: (618) 643-2714

County Background:
Established on February 8, 1821, Hamilton County is named after Alexander Hamilton, a soldier, statesman, author and financier, aid on the staff of Washington during the Revolution, a member of the Continental Congress, first Secretary of the Treasury, and Commander-in-Chief of the US Army in 1799.

County Population: 8457
Land Area (Sq. Miles): 431
Assessed Valuation: 54518938
State Highway Mileage: 57
County Highway Mileage: 139
Township Highway Mileage: 692
Municipal Highway Mileage: 43
County Seat: McLeansboro
State House District(s): 117,118
State Senate District(s): 59
U.S. Congressional Distict(s): 19

Past Engineers
Gregg Garrison12/15/191312/15/1919
Frank P. Hunt12/16/19194/1/1926
John M. Sneed4/2/19261/30/1939
Bailey E. Williams1/31/19396/24/1949
Hillard Tyler6/25/19496/30/1961
Robert Lathrop7/26/196112/1/1980
Jack Licata12/1/19807/31/1995
Ralph Coffey8/1/19959/1/2004