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Cook County is the most populous county in the U.S. state of Illinois and the second-most-populous county in the United States, after Los Angeles County, California. More than 40% of all residents of Illinois live within Cook County. As of 2020, the population was 5,275,541.
Cook County contains 134 municipalities in its region, the most well known being the City of Chicago – which is the County seat where the central offices of Cook County are located. Cook County Government, Illinois | Cook County.
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The Cook County Circuit Court is the largest court system in Illinois and the second largest unified court system in the world. Our staff is composed of more than 1,400 employees. Our primary function is to attend court sessions and make, keep, and preserve all records of the court. Currently, we have approximately 24 million case files, of which 3.9 million are active case files.
Sheriff Tom Dart has dedicated his career to challenging injustice, fighting the violence plaguing our communities, and bringing a new and thoughtful approach to public service. After serving as a prosecutor and an Illinois state legislator, Sheriff Dart ran for Cook County Sheriff in 2006, promising to bring his reformative vision to the role.
Cook County is the largest and most populous county in Illinois and the center of the Chicago metro area, or Chicagoland. In addition to the exciting attractions of Chicago, Cook County is known for its beautiful scenery and outdoor recreation from its forest preserves, golf courses, and lake fishing to Lake Michigan with beach volleyball, kayaking, boating, and paddleboarding.
The county was named for Daniel Cook, one of the earliest and youngest statesmen in Illinois history. He served as the second U.S. Representative from Illinois and the state's first Attorney General. The County Seat is Chicago and was founded January 15, 1831. It is located in the Northeast area of the state.
Illinois COVID-19 Community Level. When making decisions about community prevention strategies and individual preventive behaviors in addition to vaccination, health officials and people should consider the COVID-19 Community Level in the county. Layered prevention strategies — like staying up to date on vaccines, screening testing, ventilation and wearing masks — can help limit severe disease and reduce the potential for strain on the healthcare system.