Crete Will County, Illinois

Crete: Town in the U.S. state of Illinois

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Location of Crete on Illinois map.

About

Crete is a town located in the county of Will in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,259 and a population density of 854 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,493 inhabitants.

The town was created 185 years ago in 1835.

Will County Illinois incorporated and unincorporated areas Crete highlighted locator map image
Will County Illinois incorporated and unincorporated areas Crete highlighted
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Geography

Crete is located at 41°26'40"N 87°37'53"W (41.4444800, -87.6314300).

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Crete Quick Facts

Population : 8,493 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Will County
Postal code : 60417
Plate code : 708
Phone Area Codes : 708
Area : 9.67 km2
Establishment : January 01, 1836 (185 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:24:44 (27th October 2021)
Density : 878 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.76% (2010-2020)

Demographics

The population of Crete increased by 2.76% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 8,259 - census
2011 8,267 0.1% estimation process
2012 8,263 -0.05% estimation process
2013 8,233 -0.36% estimation process
2014 8,209 -0.29% estimation process
2015 8,178 -0.38% estimation process
2016 8,164 -0.17% estimation process
2017 8,124 -0.49% estimation process
2018 8,081 -0.53% estimation process
2019 8,023 -0.72% estimation process
2020 8,493 5.53% estimation process

Crete zip code is 60417. County name: Will, County fips: 17197

Crete, Woods Corners

People born in Crete (12)

People born in Crete, including Catholic cardinal and antipope 1409 to 1410 Alexander V, Greek saint Saint Titos, Egyptian politician Mustafa Fahmi Pasha, you can see a list of people who born in Crete.

Schools in Crete

College & universities near Crete, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145336 Governors State University University Park (IL) 60484

Stations (20)

Amtrak & bus stations near Crete, IL

Code Name Address Type
DYE Dyer station 913 Sheffield Avenue RAIL
HMW Homewood 18015 Park Ave. RAIL
HMI Hammond–Whiting station 1135 South Calumet Ave. RAIL
GRY Gary, IN 100 West 4th Avenue BUS
JOL Joliet Transportation Center 50 East Jefferson Street RAIL

Post offices near Crete

Post Office Name City ZIP
Cr Post Office Crete (IL) 60417

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Crete , Nebraska town in Saline County, Nebraska, United States with a population of 6,875 people.

Other cities in Will County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Will County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Joliet 85,583 City in Illinois, United States
Bolingbrook 74,025 Town in Illinois
Lockport 59,877 City in Niagara County, New York, United States
Romeoville 39,770 Town
New Lenox 27,088 Village in Illinois
Homer Glen 24,281 Village in Illinois, United States
Crest Hill 21,153 City in Will County, Illinois, United States
Mokena 20,050 City in Illinois, United States of America
Goodings Grove 18,569 City in Illinois, United States of America
Shorewood 17,495 Village in Illinois
Channahon 13,409 City in Illinois, United States of America
Frankfort Square 9,276 Census-designated place in Will County, Illinois, United States
Manhattan 8,798 Village in Illinois
Braidwood 6,148 City in Will County, Illinois, United States
Wilmington 5,597 Town in Will County, Illinois, United States
Monee 5,029 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Crete distances to largest Illinois cities

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