Airports in Mercer County, Illinois

There are 3 Airports in Mercer County, Illinois, serving a population of 15,794 people in an area of 562 square miles. There is 1 Airport per 5,264 people, and 1 Airport per 187 square miles.

In Illinois, Mercer County is ranked 10th of 102 counties in Airports per capita, and 38th of 102 counties in Airports per square mile.

List of Mercer County Airports

Find Mercer County, Illinois airports, local, private and regional and international airports.


Mercer County Airport - C00 1276 Illinois 94 Aledo, IL

Weihler Airport 1732 280th Street Sherrard, IL

Young Airport 687 270th Street Viola, IL

About Mercer County Airports

Mercer County Airports are aviation complexes that consist of runways for the take-off and landing of aircraft as well as aviation support structures in Mercer County, IL. Depending on airport size and air traffic, support structures at an airport in Mercer County may include control towers, terminals, hangars, and maintenance facilities. Other supporting services and amenities may also be available at Mercer County airfields, including parking facilities, retail and dining services, hotels, and connections to other modes of transportation, such as rail or bus. The larger Mercer County airports may contain internal transportation systems to move passengers among terminals and parking areas. The Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) groups Mercer County non-military airports into four categories: Commercial Service Airports, General Aviation Airports, Cargo Service Airports, and Reliever Airports.

You may contact the Airport for questions about:
  • Mercer County Airport terminal information
  • Flight arrival and departure schedules
  • Mercer County airport weather
  • Airport maps, parking, and shops
  • Mercer County Airport jobs and employment