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WELCOME TO MONROE COUNTY, ILLINOIS

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2017 TAX RATE EXTENSION BOOK – (Taxes payable in 2018)


2017 TAX BILLS

The 2017 real estate tax bills were mailed on December 4th.  The due dates will be January 16th and February 20th of 2019.

Welcome to Monroe County, Illinois

The lush rolling hills and fertile farmland in Monroe County make it a wonderful location to raise a family. With a population of just under 34,000, it boasts numerous picturesque communities including the larger towns of Columbia, Waterloo (county seat), Valmeyer, Hecker, as well as other smaller quaint villages such as Maeystown and Fults.

Founded in 1816 and named for James Monroe, Monroe County is located in Southwest Illinois and is bordered on the west by the Mississippi river. Geographically the county is located just 11 miles to the south east of St. Louis Missouri.

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