St. Charles, Illinois facts for kids
Downtown St. Charles, with the Fox River and the Municipal Center/City Hall (the white Art Moderne building, built 1940)
|Motto: Pride of the Fox |
|Nickname: STC (local abbreviation)|
|Area||14.1 sq mi (37 km²)|
|- land||14.0 sq mi (36 km²)|
|- water||0.2 sq mi (1 km²), 1.42%|
|Founded||1834 (as Charleston; changed to St. Charles in 1839) |
|- location||2 E. Main St.|
|Mayor||Donald P. DeWitte|
|- summer (DST)||CDT (UTC-5)|
|Postal code||60174, 60175|
St. Charles is a city of Illinois in the United States. In the 2010 census, St. Charles had a population of 32,974. It is located on the Fox River between South Elgin, Illinois to the north and Geneva, Illinois to the south.
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