About This Place
Camargo is a village in Douglas County, Illinois. The population was 445 at the 2010 census. Camargo is at the intersection of Illinois Route 130 and U.S. Highway 36. Camargo is the oldest township in Douglas County. In 2006, the first annual Camargo Woolly Worm Festival was launched during the first weekend in October, attracting several local celebrities. This is to be an annual event.
Camargo is located at 39°47′56″N 88°9′54″W / 39.79889°N 88.165°W / 39.79889; -88.165 (39.798775, -88.164942).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 1.3 square miles (3.3 km²), of which, 1.3 square miles (3.3 km²) of it is land and 0.78% is water.