The area now known as Bismarck was founded in 1837 as a mill town, and had a population of 542 as of the 2000 census. Bismarck is a bedroom community to Danville that is known for its school system, the Bismarck-Henning Blue Devils.
Bismarck is located approximately 120 miles south of Chicago, 30 miles east of Champaign-Urbana (home to the University of Illinois), and 90 miles west of Indianapolis, Indiana. Interstate 74 runs through the south end of the city.
Bismarck Real Estate Statistics
Danville Area Convention and Visitors Bureau
Bismarck Illinois Wikipedia Page
Vermilion Advantage (Chamber of Commerce)
Bismarck Illinois City Data
Bismarck Illinois Statistics
Vermilion County Reference and Yearbook