About This Place
Staunton is a city in Macoupin County, Illinois, United States. The population was 5,030 at the 2000 census.
Staunton is located at 39Â°0â²39â³N 89Â°47â²16â³W / 39.01083Â°N 89.78778Â°W / 39.01083; -89.78778 (39.010777, -89.787711).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 2.3 square miles (6.0 kmÂ²), of which, 2.3 square miles (5.9 kmÂ²) of it is land and 0.04 square miles (0.1 kmÂ²) of it (1.30%) is water.