Carlyle, Clinton County, Illinois

Carlyle: City in Illinois, United States


Carlyle is a city located in the county of Clinton in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,281 and a population density of 374 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 3,148 inhabitants.

The city was created 205 years ago in 1817.

Quick Facts about Carlyle

Population : 3,148 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Clinton County
Postal code : 62231
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 8.78 km2
Altitude : 456 feet / 139 meters
Capital city : Carlyle is capital of Clinton County
Establishment : January 01, 1818 (205 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 15:26:12 (29th January 2023)
Density : 359 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -4.22% (2010-2020)
Carlyle locator map
Location of Carlyle on Illinois map.
General Dean Suspension Bridge image
General Dean Suspension Bridge
General Dean Suspension Bridge image


Carlyle is located at 38°36'37"N 89°22'21"W (38.6103300, -89.3725800).

Carlyle map


According to census records, the population of Carlyle decreased by 4.22% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,281 - census
2011 3,303 0.67% estimation process
2012 3,281 -0.67% estimation process
2013 3,250 -0.95% estimation process
2014 3,235 -0.46% estimation process
2015 3,230 -0.15% estimation process
2016 3,213 -0.53% estimation process
2017 3,209 -0.12% estimation process
2018 3,200 -0.28% estimation process
2019 3,173 -0.85% estimation process
2020 3,148 -0.79% estimation process

Carlyle zip code is 62231. County name: Clinton, County fips: 17027

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People born in Carlyle (7)

People born in Carlyle, including United States Army Medal of Honor recipient William F. Dean, politician James Donnewald, gunman Joseph Alfred Slade, .


Schools in Carlyle

College & universities near Carlyle, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146366 Kaskaskia College Centralia (IL) 62801

Stations (10)

Amtrak & bus stations near Carlyle, IL

Code Name Address Type
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
DQN Du Quoin 20 North Chestnut St. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Carlyle

Post Office Name City ZIP
Carlyl Post Office Carlyle (IL) 62231

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Carlyle , Kansas unincorporated community in Allen County, Kansas with a population of 270 people.

Other cities in Clinton County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Clinton County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Breese 4,538 City in Illinois, USA; suburb of Greater St.
New Baden 3,205 City in Illinois, United States of America
Trenton 2,566 City in Illinois
Aviston 2,156 Village in United States of America
Germantown 1,273 Village in Clinton County, Illinois, United States
Albers 1,115 Village in United States of America
Beckemeyer 999 City in Illinois, United States of America
Bartelso 606 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Damiansville 484 Village in the United States
Hoffman 478 Village in Illinois, United States
Saint Rose 405 Township in Clinton County, Illinois
Huey 161 Village in Illinois, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Carlyle distances to largest Illinois cities