Eldorado, Illinois Overview
Eldorado, Illinois includes 3 nearby coal leases. Eldorado (/ɛldəˈreɪdoʊ/ or /ɛldəˈreɪdə/) is a city in Saline County Illinois United States. The population was 4122 at the 2010 census with a 1925 peak of 8000. Although the city's name is spelled as if it were Spanish the name was originally Elder-Reado—a combination of the last names of the town's two founders Judge Samuel Elder and Joseph Read.
- Eldorado, Illinois has a population of 4,122 (based on numbers from 2010).
- Located in Saline County, Illinois.
- Eldorado, Illinois sits 119 meters (390.4 feet) above sea level feet above sea level.
in Eldorado, Illinois
- 3 Total
- 3 Closed
Coal Lease News From The Coal Fields™
Learn more about the Bureau of Land Management, Public Land Survey System, and coal leases.
Understanding Lease Ownership
We receive lots of emails from people who find their name or a relative’s name on our site and want to know if this means they have some right to the land listed under that name.
Understanding BLM Administrative Areas
Whether it is filing a lease or researching one, the administering BLM office is going to be the definitive source.
Understanding Location Data
Lease handled by the Bureau of Land Management are not mapped by latitude and longitude, instead, these leases harken back to the Public Land Survey System.
A “township” can refer to two different things. Both are part of the PLSS measurement system but have different uses.