Edwardsville Madison County, Illinois

Edwardsville: City in Madison County, Illinois, United States

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Edwardsville is a city located in the county of Madison in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 37,657 and a population density of 710 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 38,316 inhabitants.

The city was created 203 years ago in 1817.


Edwardsville is located at 38°48'41"N 89°57'11"W (38.8114400, -89.9531600).

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Downtown Edwardsville Illinois
Downtown Edwardsville Illinois image

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Edwardsville Quick Facts

Population : 38,316 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Madison County
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 53.01 km2
Named for : Ninian Edwards
Altitude : 541 feet / 165 meters
Capital city : Edwardsville is capital of Madison County
Establishment : January 01, 1818 (203 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 07:42:58 (2nd August 2021)
Postal code : 62025
Density : 723 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 1.72% (2010-2019)


The population of Edwardsville increased by 1.72% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 37,657 - census
2011 37,635 -0.06% estimation process
2012 37,782 0.39% estimation process
2013 37,912 0.34% estimation process
2014 38,042 0.34% estimation process
2015 38,253 0.55% estimation process
2016 38,328 0.2% estimation process
2017 38,292 -0.09% estimation process
2018 38,127 -0.43% estimation process
2019 38,316 0.49% estimation process

Edwardsville zip code is 62025. County name: Madison, County fips: 17119

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People born in Edwardsville (23)

People born in Edwardsville, including actress Hedy Burress, politician Charles S. Deneen, jazz singer Billie Poole, you can see a list of people who born in Edwardsville.


College & universities near Edwardsville

Code Name City ZIP
149231 Southern Illinois University-Edwardsville Edwardsville (IL) 62026-1259

Stations (9)

Amtrak & bus stations near Edwardsville

Code Name Address Type
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Madison County

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

City Name Population Title
Troy 47,768 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Collinsville 35,603 City in Illinois
Wood River 30,180 City in Illinois, United States
Upper Alton 29,251 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States of America
Alton 26,208 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Granite City 25,643 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Godfrey 17,400 Village in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Glen Carbon 12,850 Village in Illinois, United States
Nameoki 12,271 Township in Madison County, Illinois
Highland 9,834 City in Madison County, Illinois, United States
Bethalto 9,210 Village in Illinois
Maryville 7,952 City in Illinois, United States of America
Newport 6,667 Neighborhood in Madison, Illinois, USA
East Alton 5,954 City in Illinois, United States of America
Pontoon Beach 5,641 Town
Rosewood Heights 4,038 Census designated place

Distance to Other Cities

Edwardsville distances to largest Illinois cities

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