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Thomson

Carroll County,

Illinois

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"The Melon Capitol of the World"


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61285

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The population of Thomson is approximately 550 (2000), 590 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 224 (1990), 236 (2010).

The amount of land area in Thomson is 1.954 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Thomson to Washington DC is 748 miles. The distance to the Illinois state capital is 152 miles. (as the crow flies)
Thomson is positioned 41.95 degrees north of the equator and 90.10 degrees west of the prime meridian.

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Location

Thomson location: in Carroll County, York Township on Illinois Rt. 84, 45 miles north of Interstate 80 in northwestern Illinois along the Mississippi River.

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Attractions

Thomson attractions:

Thomson, Illinois - official site!

Primarily an agricultural area, we are known for watermelons, earning the nickname, "THE MELON CAPITOL OF THE WORLD"
Thomson is also known for some of the finest duck hunting, deer hunting and turkey hunting in the state of Illinois. Fishing is great!! We have a wide variety of fish on the mighty Mississippi River. Huge Catfish, Walleye, Bass, Northern Pike, Bluegills and the list goes on and on. If you are planning on a quiet vacation or want to do some camping, come and see what Thomson has to offer.

Thomson Depot Museum

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