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Encyclopedia > Interstate 57
Interstate 57
Main route of the Interstate Highway System
Length: 386.12 mi (621.40 km)
South end: I-55 in Miner, MO
Major
junctions:
I-24 in Pulleys Mill, IL
I-64 in Mount Vernon, IL
I-70 in Effingham, IL
I-72 in Champaign, IL
I-74 in Champaign, IL
I-80 in Country Club Hills, IL
North end: I-94 in Chicago, IL

Interstate 57 (abbreviated I-57) is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. It goes from Miner, Missouri, at Interstate 55 to Chicago, Illinois, at Interstate 94. Interstate 57 serves as a de-facto bypass route for travelers from the south on Interstate 55 who are headed on their way to Chicago instead of going through St. Louis. Image File history File links I-57. ... Interstate Highways in the 48 contiguous states. ... Image File history File links Size of this preview: 800 × 483 pixelsFull resolution (2128 × 1286 pixel, file size: 72 KB, MIME type: image/png) File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): Interstate 57 ... A mile is a unit of length, usually used to measure distance, in a number of different systems, including Imperial units, United States customary units and Norwegian/Swedish mil. ... km redirects here. ... Image File history File links I-55. ... Interstate 55 (abbreviated I-55) is an interstate highway in the central United States. ... Miner is a city in Scott and Mississippi County, Missouri that borders neighboring city Sikeston to the east. ... Image File history File links I-24. ... Interstate 24 (abbreviated I-24) is an interstate highway in the eastern United States. ... Image File history File links I-64. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Interstate 64 Interstate 64 (abbreviated I-64) is an Interstate Highway in the eastern United States. ... Mount Vernon is a city located in Jefferson County, Illinois. ... Image File history File links I-70. ... Interstate 70 (abbreviated I-70) is a long interstate highway in the United States that runs from Interstate 15 about a mile from Cove Fort, Utah to a Park and Ride in Baltimore, Maryland. ... Effingham is a city located in Effingham County, Illinois. ... Image File history File links I-72. ... Interstate 72 is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. ... A view of Champaign from above (see wider view). ... Image File history File links I-74. ... Interstate 74 (abbreviated I-74) is an interstate highway in the Midwestern and southeastern United States. ... A view of Champaign from above (see wider view). ... Image File history File links I-80. ... Interstate 80 (abbreviated I-80) is the second-longest Interstate Highway in the United States. ... Country Club Hills is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. ... Image File history File links I-94. ... Interstate 94 (abbreviated I-94) is the northernmost east-west interstate highway, connecting the Great Lakes and Intermountain regions of the United States. ... Nickname: Motto: “Urbs in Horto” (Latin: “City in a Garden”), “I Will” Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country United States State Illinois Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Interstate Highways in the lower 48 states. ... Miner is a city in Scott and Mississippi County, Missouri that borders neighboring city Sikeston to the east. ... Interstate 55 (abbreviated I-55) is an interstate highway in the central United States. ... Nickname: Motto: “Urbs in Horto” (Latin: “City in a Garden”), “I Will” Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country United States State Illinois Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Interstate 94 (abbreviated I-94) is the northernmost east-west interstate highway, connecting the Great Lakes and Intermountain regions of the United States. ... Interstate 55 (abbreviated I-55) is an interstate highway in the central United States. ...


As of 2007, I-57 has no spur routes, nor are any planned in the near future. 2007 is a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar. ...

Contents

States traversed

Lengths
mi km
MO 21.96 35.34
IL 264.26 586.06
Total 286.12 621.40[1]

A mile is a unit of length, usually used to measure distance, in a number of different systems, including Imperial units, United States customary units and Norwegian/Swedish mil. ... A kilometer (Commonwealth spelling: kilometre), symbol: km is a unit of length in the metric system equal to 1,000 metres (from the Greek words χίλια (khilia) = thousand and μέτρο (metro) = count/measure). ... Interstate 57 (abbreviated I-57) is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. ...

Missouri

In the state of Missouri, Interstate 57 runs from Miner to the Cairo I-57 Bridge over the Mississippi River south of Cairo, Illinois. Official language(s) English Capital Jefferson City Largest city Kansas City Largest metro area St Louis[1] Area  Ranked 21st  - Total 69,709 sq mi (180,693 km²)  - Width 240 miles (385 km)  - Length 300 miles (480 km)  - % water 1. ... The Cairo I-57 Bridge is an arch bridge carrying Interstate 57 across the Mississippi River between Charleston, Missouri and Cairo, Illinois. ... For the river in Canada, see Mississippi River (Ontario). ... Cairo is a city in Alexander County, Illinois in the United States. ...


After ending at Interstate 55, the highway continues as U.S. Highway 60, which meets U.S. Highway 67 at Poplar Bluff, Missouri and from here US 67 goes south to Little Rock, Arkansas. The state of Missouri has proposed extending the I-57 designation down this corridor. However, this plan conflicts with Arkansas' plans to extend the Interstate 30 designation north on US 67, a road of which a long section already meets Interstate highway standards. Interstate 55 (abbreviated I-55) is an interstate highway in the central United States. ... United States Highway 60 is an east-west United States highway, running 2,670 miles (4,300 km) from Virginia to Arizona. ... United States Highway 67 is a north-south United States highway. ... Poplar Bluff is a city in Butler County, Missouri, United States. ... Location in Pulaski County, Arkansas Coordinates: , Country United States State Arkansas County Pulaski Founded 1821 Incorporated 1831 Government  - Mayor Mark Stodola Area  - City  116. ... Official language(s) English Capital Jefferson City Largest city Kansas City Largest metro area St Louis[1] Area  Ranked 21st  - Total 69,709 sq mi (180,693 km²)  - Width 240 miles (385 km)  - Length 300 miles (480 km)  - % water 1. ... Official language(s) English Capital Little Rock Largest city Little Rock Area  Ranked 29th  - Total 53,179 sq mi (137,002 km²)  - Width 239 miles (385 km)  - Length 261 miles (420 km)  - % water 2. ... Interstate 30 (abbreviated I-30) is an interstate highway in the southern United States. ...


Illinois

Major cities
Bolded cities are officially-designated control cities for signs
Interstate 57 in Country Club Hills, Illinois, heading north.
Interstate 57 in Country Club Hills, Illinois, heading north.

In the state of Illinois, Interstate 57 runs from the bridge over the Mississippi River north to Chicago. I-57 is the longest Interstate highway in Illinois. It serves as a major artery for college students in the state, running near Southern Illinois University in Carbondale, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in Urbana-Champaign, Kankakee Community College in Kankakee, Governors State University in University Park, and Eastern Illinois University in Charleston. This sign in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma lists control cities of Wichita, Kansas and Ft. ... For other uses, see Memphis (disambiguation). ... Interstate 55 is an interstate highway in the central United States. ... Sikeston (pronounced sÄ«ksten, IPA: Ë¡saɪk. ... Charleston is a city in Mississippi County, Missouri, United States. ... Cairo is a city in Alexander County, Illinois in the United States. ... Marion is a city in Williamson County, Illinois, United States. ... Mount Vernon is a city located in Jefferson County, Illinois. ... The current version of this article or section is written in an informal style and with a personally invested tone. ... Mattoon is a city in Coles County, Illinois, United States. ... Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, in the United States. ... , Kankakee is a city in Kankakee County, Illinois, in the United States. ... Nickname: Motto: “Urbs in Horto” (Latin: “City in a Garden”), “I Will” Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country United States State Illinois Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixel, file size: 610 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Interstate 57 northbound in Country Club Hills, Illinois I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document... Image File history File linksMetadata Size of this preview: 800 × 600 pixelsFull resolution (2304 × 1728 pixel, file size: 610 KB, MIME type: image/jpeg) Interstate 57 northbound in Country Club Hills, Illinois I, the creator of this work, hereby grant the permission to copy, distribute and/or modify this document... Country Club Hills is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. ... Interstate 57 (abbreviated I-57) is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. ... Official language(s) English[1] Capital Springfield Largest city Chicago Largest metro area Chicago Area  Ranked 25th  - Total 57,918 sq mi (149,998 km²)  - Width 210 miles (340 km)  - Length 390 miles (629 km)  - % water 4. ... Southern Illinois University is a university in southern Illinois with two institutions and multiple campuses. ... , Carbondale is a city in Southern Illinois in the midwest United States, about one hour north of Cairo. ... The University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (UIUC), is the largest campus in the University of Illinois system. ... A snowy day in Carle Park west of the Urbana High School. ... Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, in the United States. ... Founded in 1966, Kankakee Community College is a two-year institution of higher learning serving a population in excess of 130,000 in northeastern Illinois. ... , Kankakee is a city in Kankakee County, Illinois, in the United States. ... Facts Governors State University (GSU) is located in University Park, Illinois. ... University Park is a village located in Cook County and Will County, Illinois. ... Eastern Illinois University is a state university located in Charleston, Illinois. ... Charleston is the county seat of Coles County, IllinoisGR6. ...


I-57 is currently the only Chicago-area expressway that does not have a name assigned to it, although the state of Illinois has designated it the Thurgood Marshall Memorial Freeway. This article or section does not cite any references or sources. ...


Intersections with other interstates

Interstate 55 (abbreviated I-55) is an interstate highway in the central United States. ... Miner is a city in Scott and Mississippi County, Missouri that borders neighboring city Sikeston to the east. ... Interstate 24 (abbreviated I-24) is an interstate highway in the eastern United States. ... Pulleys Mill is an unincorporated area in south-central Illinois. ... Wikimedia Commons has media related to: Interstate 64 Interstate 64 (abbreviated I-64) is an Interstate Highway in the eastern United States. ... Mount Vernon is a city located in Jefferson County, Illinois. ... Interstate 70 (abbreviated I-70) is a long interstate highway in the United States that runs from Interstate 15 about a mile from Cove Fort, Utah to a Park and Ride in Baltimore, Maryland. ... The current version of this article or section is written in an informal style and with a personally invested tone. ... Interstate 72 is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States. ... Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, in the United States. ... Interstate 74 (abbreviated I-74) is an interstate highway in the Midwestern and southeastern United States. ... Champaign is a city in Champaign County, Illinois, in the United States. ... Interstate 80 (abbreviated I-80) is the second-longest Interstate Highway in the United States. ... Oak Forest is a city located in Cook County, Illinois. ... Interstate 94 (abbreviated I-94) is the northernmost east-west interstate highway, connecting the Great Lakes and Intermountain regions of the United States. ... Nickname: Motto: “Urbs in Horto” (Latin: “City in a Garden”), “I Will” Location in the Chicago metro area and Illinois Coordinates: , Country United States State Illinois Counties Cook, DuPage Settled 1770s Incorporated March 4, 1837 Government  - Mayor Richard M. Daley (D) Area  - City  234. ...

References

  1. ^ United States Department of Transportation - Federal Highway Administration (2002-10-31). Route Log- Main Routes of the Eisenhower National System Of Interstate and Defense Highways - Table 1. Retrieved on 2006-07-13.

Year 2006 (MMVI) was a common year starting on Sunday (link displays full 2006 calendar) of the Gregorian calendar. ... is the 194th day of the year (195th in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ...

External links

  • Illinois Highway Ends: Interstate 57
Main Interstate Highways (multiples of 5 in pink)
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35 37 39 40 43 44 45 49 55 57 59 64 65 66 68 69
70 71 72 73 74 75 76 (W) 76 (E) 77 78 79 80 81 82
83 84 (W) 84 (E) 85 86 (W) 86 (E) 87 88 (W) 88 (E) 89 90
91 93 94 95 96 97 99 (238) H-1 H-2 H-3
Unsigned  A-1 A-2 A-3 A-4 PRI-1 PRI-2 PRI-3
Lists  Main - Auxiliary - Suffixed - Business - Proposed - Unsigned
Gaps - Intrastate - Interstate standards - Replaced
Expressways in Chicagoland
Stevenson Expressway Interstate 57 Interstate 65

Kingery Expressway | Borman Expressway
Tri-State Tollway Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway
Northwest Tollway | Chicago Skyway | Indiana Toll Road Dan Ryan Expressway
Interstate 190 | Kennedy Expressway
Edens Spur | Edens Expressway | Bishop Ford Freeway Eisenhower Expressway North-South Tollway
Elgin Bypass Lake Shore Drive | Skokie Highway Illinois Route 53
Kingery Highway Amstutz Expressway Illinois Route 394
Elgin-O'Hare Expressway Cline Avenue
Proposed Expressways
Crosstown Expressway Illiana Expressway Prairie Parkway
O'Hare Ring Road
Browse numbered routes
< ILL 56 IL ILL 57 >
< US 56 MO Route 58 >

  Results from FactBites:
 
Interstate 57 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (282 words)
Interstate 57 (abbreviated I-57) is an interstate highway in the midwestern United States.
Interstate 57 serves as a de-facto bypass route for travellers from the south on Interstate 55 who are headed on their way to Chicago.
Interstate 57 is the only Chicago expressway that does not have a name, although it is sometimes mistakenly referred to as the "Dan Ryan," which is actually the name for the section of I-94 and I-90 that connects to I-57 via the Circle Interchange.
Interstate 24 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (515 words)
Interstate 24 (abbreviated I-24) is an interstate highway in the eastern United States.
It runs (diagonally) from Interstate 57 (10 miles south of Marion, Illinois) to Chattanooga, Tennessee at Interstate 75.
One of the most notoriously hazardous stretches of Interstate highway in the United States is approximately 40 miles (64 km) west of Chattanooga on I-24 in Monteagle, Tennessee, where the highway goes over the Cumberland Plateau.
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