Place:Troy Grove, La Salle, Illinois, United States

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NameTroy Grove
TypeVillage
Coordinates41.466°N 89.081°W
Located inLa Salle, Illinois, United States
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Troy Grove is a village in LaSalle County, Illinois, United States. The population was 305 at the 2000 census. It is part of the OttawaStreator Micropolitan Statistical Area.

Troy Grove is notable as the birthplace of Wild Bill Hickok. Silica sand, a fine white sand used in making glass, is mined in the vicinity of Troy Grove.

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