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Shabbona Grove, Illinois
Shabbona Grove, Illinois is located in Illinois
Shabbona Grove, Illinois
Shabbona Grove, Illinois
Location in Illinois
Shabbona Grove, Illinois is located in the United States
Shabbona Grove, Illinois
Shabbona Grove, Illinois
Location in the United States
Country United States
State Illinois
County DeKalb
Elevation
833 ft (254 m)
Time zone UTC-6 (Central (CST))
 • Summer (DST) UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s) 815 & 779
GNIS feature ID 422079

Shabbona Grove is an unincorporated community in DeKalb County, Illinois, United States. Shabbona Grove is located on the south edge of Shabbona Lake State Park, 2.5 miles (4.0 km) south-southeast of Shabbona.

History

A post office called Shabbona Grove was established in 1844, and remained in operation until it was discontinued in 1933. Shabbona Grove was platted in 1885. The community was named for Shabbona, a Potawatomi chief.

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