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Mason County, Illinois

US county information
NameMason County
Largest cityHavana
US Area
Total Area563.37 sq mi (1459.1 km2)
Land Area538.94 sq mi (1395.9 km2)
Water Area24.43 sq mi (63.3 km2)
Population16038 (2000)
Density11.6/km2 (30/sq mi)
Time zoneCentral
Time zoneCentral: UTC-6/-5: -6/-5

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Mason County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of 2000, the population was 16,038. Its county seat is Havana, Illinois . The County is named in honor of George Mason, a member of the Virginia legislature who campaigned for the adoption of the United States Bill of Rights.

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