Location of Andres within Illinois
|• Total||0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)|
|• Land||0.12 sq mi (0.31 km2)|
|• Water||0.00 sq mi (0.00 km2)|
|Elevation||722 ft (220 m)|
|• Density||361.34/sq mi (139.34/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-6 (CST)|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-5 (CDT)|
|Area codes||815, 779|
Andres is an Unincorporated Community in Will County, Illinois, United States. It is located south of Frankfort and west of Peotone on U.S. Route 45.
Andres has a population of less than 50 people. There is no library or any city services. It has many older buildings. There are no city streets. The Chicago, Milwaukee, and Gary Railroad, a subsidiary of the Chicago, Milwaukee, St. Paul & Pacific Railroad, used to pass through on its route from Momence to Joliet.
Andres is part of Peotone Community School District 207-U.
Andres is located about 40 miles (64 km) away from Chicago. Andres is surrounded by farms.
|U.S. Decennial Census|
Businesses in town include Andres & Wilton Farmers Grain Elevator along with a very small car dealership. Besides buying and selling grain, the elevator sells livestock feed, straw, wood shavings, and plastic drainage tile. In October 2006, a strong windstorm demolished a large steel grain bin at the elevator.