Grafton Jersey County, Illinois

Grafton: Town in Illinois, United States

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Location of Grafton on Illinois map.

About

Grafton is a town located in the county of Jersey in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 53,137 and a population density of 5,545 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 55,731 inhabitants.

The town was created 189 years ago in 1831.

Geography

Grafton is located at 38°58'12"N 90°25'53"W (38.9700500, -90.4315000).

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LaMarsh house grafton
LaMarsh house grafton image

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Grafton Quick Facts

Population : 55,731 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Jersey County
Postal code : 62037
Phone Area Codes : 618
Area : 9.58 km2
Altitude : 433 feet / 132 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1832 (189 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 10:55:21 (14th June 2021)
Density : 5,815 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 4.65% (2010-2019)

Demographics

The population of Grafton increased by 4.65% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 53,137 - census
2011 53,248 0.21% estimation process
2012 53,564 0.59% estimation process
2013 53,959 0.73% estimation process
2014 54,282 0.6% estimation process
2015 54,751 0.86% estimation process
2016 55,021 0.49% estimation process
2017 55,511 0.88% estimation process
2018 55,892 0.68% estimation process
2019 55,731 -0.29% estimation process

Grafton zip code is 62037. County name: Jersey, County fips: 17083

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People born in Grafton (1)

American long jumper Lambert Redd was born in Grafton

Schools

College & universities near Grafton

Code Name City ZIP
148016 Principia College Elsah (IL) 62028-9799
146603 Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey (IL) 62035
177968 Lindenwood University Saint Charles (MO) 63301-1695
460996 The Salon Professional Academy-St Charles St. Charles (MO) 63301-1021
446084 CALC Institute of Technology Alton (IL) 62002

Stations (7)

Amtrak & bus stations near Grafton

Code Name Address Type
ALN Alton 3400 College Ave. RAIL
KWD Kirkwood 110 West Argonne Dr. RAIL
STL Gateway Transportation Center 551 South 16th St. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
WAH Washington 301 West Front St. RAIL

Other places with the same name (10)

Other cities in Jersey County

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

City Name Population Title
Jerseyville 8,200 City in Jersey County, Illinois, United States
Elsah 606 Township in Jersey County, Illinois
Rosedale 429 Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States
Fieldon 218 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Otterville 118 Town of the United States
Fidelity 112 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Camden 78 Village in Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Grafton distances to largest Illinois cities

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