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Prairie du Rocher ("Prairie of the Rock" in French) is a village in Randolph County, Illinois, United States. Founded in the French colonial period in the American Midwest, the community is located near bluffs that flank the east side of the Mississippi River in the floodplain often called the "American Bottom". Prairie du Rocher is one of the oldest communities founded as a French settlement that survives in the 21st century. The nearby Fort de Chartres, site of a French military fortification and colonial headquarters established in 1720, is now a state park and historical site. The fort and town were a center of government and commerce at the time when France claimed a vast territory in North America, New France, which stretched from Louisiana and the Illinois Country to Canada. The ... (from wikipedia)

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Randolph County1,491 Population (as of 2000)
Illinois State1,365 Population (current)
69.8 Square Miles of Land2.0 Average Persons Per Household (as of 2000)
0.0 Square Miles of Water$65,900 Average House Value (as of 2000)
$42,266 Average House Income (as of 2000)

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14 Number of Businesses (as of 2003)$441,000 Total First Quarter Payroll (as of 2003)
80 Number of Employees (as of 2003)$1,914,000 Total Annual Payroll (as of 2003)

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