Batavia, Illinois

Batavia: City in Illinois USA


Batavia is a city located in the county of Kane in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 26,045 and a population density of 1,041 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 26,442 inhabitants.

The city was created 191 years ago in 1832.

Batavia locator map
Location of Batavia on Illinois map.

Quick Facts about Batavia

Population : 26,442 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Kane County
Postal code : 60510
Area : 25.01 km2
Altitude : 666 feet / 203 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1833 (191 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 21:56:01 (21st February 2024)
Density : 1,057 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 1.5% (2010-2020)
Chicago  Burlington  and Quincy Railroad Depot 'Batavia  IL' 04 image
Chicago Burlington and Quincy Railroad Depot 'Batavia IL' 04
Chicago  Burlington  and Quincy Railroad Depot 'Batavia  IL' 04 image


Batavia is located at 41°51'0"N 88°18'45"W (41.8500300, -88.3125700).

Batavia map


The population of Batavia increased by 1.5% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 26,045 - census
2011 26,358 1.19% estimation process
2012 26,390 0.12% estimation process
2013 26,378 -0.05% estimation process
2014 26,392 0.05% estimation process
2015 26,437 0.17% estimation process
2016 26,381 -0.21% estimation process
2017 26,493 0.42% estimation process
2018 26,310 -0.7% estimation process
2019 26,416 0.4% estimation process
2020 26,442 0.1% estimation process

Batavia zip code is 60510. County name: Kane, County fips: 17089

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People born in Batavia (173)

People born in Batavia, including Dutch writer Hella Haasse, Dutch physicist George Uhlenbeck, Dutch novelist, writer and diplomat F. Springer, .


  • Francis Steinmetz (Dutch naval officer and Colditz escaper) he was born in 20/09/1914
  • Tonke Dragt (Dutch children's author) she was born in 12/11/1930
  • Christine Boumeester (Dutch painter and artist (1904-1971)) she was born in 12/08/1904
  • Jan Glastra van Loon (Dutch jurist and politician (1920-2001)) he was born in 16/03/1920
  • Reinout Willem van Bemmelen (Dutch geologist) he was born in 14/04/1904
  • Ido Abram (Indonesian academic) he was born in 20/02/1940
  • Hans Bierhuijs he was born in 15/11/1918
  • Maria Klinkenberg (Dutch sculptor) she was born in 03/12/1949
  • Jan Haas (Dutch painter) he was born in 26/10/1941
  • Miel van Leijden (association football player (1885-1949)) he was born in 20/12/1885
  • Yvonne Keuls (Dutch writer) she was born in 17/12/1931
  • Lau Mulder (field hockey player (1927-2006)) he was born in 07/07/1927
  • Michel van Hulten (Dutch politician) he was born in 01/01/1930
  • Fokko Mees he was born in 27/07/1887
  • Willem Kloos (Dutch architect) he was born in 21/03/1904
  • Thea Gerard (Dutch artist (1938-1987)) she was born in 22/07/1938
  • Willem Marius Docters van Leeuwen (Dutch botanist (1880-1960)) he was born in 16/03/1880
  • Alexander Tchernoff (Dutch politician) he was born in 14/01/1942

Schools in Batavia

College & universities near Batavia, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143118 Aurora University Aurora (IL) 60506-4892

Stations (21)

Amtrak & bus stations near Batavia, IL

Code Name Address Type
NPV Naperville 105 E. Fourth Ave. RAIL
PLO Plano 101 West Main Street RAIL
LAG La Grange Road 25 West Burlington St. RAIL
JOL Joliet Transportation Center 50 East Jefferson Street RAIL
SMT Summit Archer Ave. and South Center Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Batavia

Post Office Name City ZIP
Batavia Post Office Batavia (IL) 60510

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Batavia , New York town in New York with a population of 6,861 people.
  • Batavia , Ohio village in Clermont County, Ohio, United States with a population of 1,967 people.
  • Batavia , Michigan unincorporated community in Batavia Township, Branch County, Michigan with a population of 1,326 people.
  • Batavia , Iowa city in Iowa, USA with a population of 552 people.

Other cities in Kane County

Cities, towns, neighborhoods & other populated places in Kane County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Aurora 196,383 The second most populous city in Illinois.
Elgin 110,196 The second most populous city in Kane County, Illinois.
Carpentersville 36,940 Village in Kane County, Illinois
St. Charles 32,974 Chicago suburb in Kane and DuPage counties of Illinois, United States
South Elgin 24,646 City in Illinois, United States of America
Geneva 21,674 County seat of Kane County, Illinois
Montgomery 20,181 Village in Kane and Kendall counties, Illinois, USA
North Aurora 18,144 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pingree Grove 9,986 Village in the United States
Sugar Grove 9,884 City in Kane County, Illinois, United States of America
West Dundee 8,768 City in Illinois, United States of America
Gilberts 8,071 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Hampshire 6,207 Village in Illinois, United States
Elburn 6,098 City in Illinois, United States of America
Brookside 5,328 Township in Clinton County, Illinois
East Dundee 3,186 Village in United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Batavia distances to largest Illinois cities