Effingham Effingham County, Illinois

Effingham: City in Illinois

Effingham locator map
Location of Effingham on Illinois map.

About

Effingham is a city located in the county of Effingham in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,328 and a population density of 475 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,601 inhabitants.

The city was created 207 years ago in 1813.

EffinghamCountyCourthouse EffinghamIL image
EffinghamCountyCourthouse EffinghamIL
EffinghamCountyCourthouse EffinghamIL image

Geography

Effingham is located at 39°7'12"N 88°32'36"W (39.1200400, -88.5433800).

Effingham map

Weather

Effingham forecast: Sunny, with a high near 72. more

Effingham Quick Facts

Population : 12,601 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Effingham County
Postal code : 62401
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 25.94 km2
Altitude : 591 feet / 180 meters
Capital city : Effingham is capital of Effingham County
Establishment : January 01, 1814 (207 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 06:49:46 (18th October 2021)
Density : 486 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : 2.17% (2010-2020)
Weather : 72℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

The population of Effingham increased by 2.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,328 - census
2011 12,514 1.49% estimation process
2012 12,526 0.1% estimation process
2013 12,511 -0.12% estimation process
2014 12,492 -0.15% estimation process
2015 12,524 0.26% estimation process
2016 12,567 0.34% estimation process
2017 12,569 0.02% estimation process
2018 12,605 0.29% estimation process
2019 12,511 -0.75% estimation process
2020 12,601 0.71% estimation process

Effingham zip code is 62401. County name: Effingham, County fips: 17049

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People born in Effingham (13)

People born in Effingham, including racing driver Jimmy Kite, businessperson Jon Phillips, sociologist Ralph Herbert Turner, you can see a list of people who born in Effingham.

  • Brian Shouse (American baseball player) he was born in 26/09/1968
  • Ross Wolf (Major League Baseball Player) he was born in 18/10/1982
  • Terrence Des Pres (American historian) he was born in 01/01/1939
  • Carl A. Kemme (Catholic bishop in the United States) he was born in 14/08/1960
  • Daniel Winkler (American baseball player) he was born in 02/02/1990
  • Randall Arney (actor) he was born in 23/06/1956
  • Nick Gardewine (American Baseball Player for the Texas Rangers) he was born in 15/08/1993
  • Charles Daniel Lockwood (American surgeon) he was born in 22/01/1868
  • Ralph Williams he was born in 24/02/1914
  • Frank E. Schooley (American broadcaster) he was born in 01/03/1906

Schools in Effingham

College & universities near Effingham, IL

Code Name City ZIP
146506 Lake Land College Mattoon (IL) 61938

Stations (6)

Amtrak & bus stations near Effingham, IL

Code Name Address Type
EFG Effingham 401 West National Ave. RAIL
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
CEN Centralia station 108 East Broadway RAIL
MVI Mt. Vernon, IL 102 Potomac Boulevard BUS
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Effingham

Post Office Name City ZIP
Effingham Post Office Effingham (IL) 62401

Other places with the same name (3)

Other cities in Effingham County

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

City Name Population Title
Altamont 2,350 City in Effingham County, Illinois, United States
Teutopolis 1,677 City in Illinois, United States of America
Watson 732 Village in Illinois, USA
Dieterich 593 Village in the United States
Moccasin 465 Township in Effingham County, Illinois
Beecher City 451 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Edgewood 427 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Holland 411 Township in Shelby County, Illinois
Montrose 195 Town in Illinois, United States
Shumway 192 Village in Effingham County, Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Effingham distances to largest Illinois cities