Jerome Sangamon County, Illinois

Jerome: Village in Illinois, United States


Jerome is a village located in the county of Sangamon in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,656 and a population density of 1,388 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,575 inhabitants.

Jerome Quick Facts

Population : 1,575 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Sangamon County
Postal code : 62704
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 1.19 km2
Altitude : 604 feet / 184 meters
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 19:49:47 (7th December 2021)
Density : 1,320 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.14% (2010-2020)
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Location of Jerome on Illinois map.
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Jerome is located at 39°46'3"N 89°40'50"W (39.7675500, -89.6806600).

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According to census records, the population of Jerome decreased by 5.14% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,656 - census
2011 1,697 2.42% estimation process
2012 1,691 -0.35% estimation process
2013 1,682 -0.54% estimation process
2014 1,676 -0.36% estimation process
2015 1,661 -0.9% estimation process
2016 1,645 -0.97% estimation process
2017 1,628 -1.04% estimation process
2018 1,608 -1.24% estimation process
2019 1,588 -1.26% estimation process
2020 1,575 -0.83% estimation process

Local Places in Jerome

Schools in Jerome

College & universities near Jerome, IL

Code Name City ZIP
149550 University of Spa & Cosmetology Arts Springfield (IL) 62704

Stations (8)

Amtrak & bus stations near Jerome, IL

Code Name Address Type
SPI Springfield station East Washington and North Third Sts. RAIL
LCN Lincoln Broadway and North Chicago Sts. RAIL
CRV Carlinville 128 Alton Rd. RAIL
PIA Peoria, Illinois 6100 West Everett M. Dirksen Parkway BUS
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL

Post offices near Jerome

Post Office Name City ZIP
Southw Post Office Springfield (IL) 62704

Other places with the same name (6)

Other cities in Sangamon County

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

City Name Population Title
Springfield 113,671 City in and county seat of Sangamon County, Illinois, United States and Illinois federated state capital city
Arlington Heights 73,999 Village in Cook County, Illinois, United States; suburb of Chicago, Illinois
Chatham 13,159 Village in Illinois, USA
Woodside 10,484 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois
Sherman 4,660 Village in Illinois, USA
Auburn 4,591 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Rochester 3,715 Village in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Riverton 3,430 Village in Illinois
Pawnee 2,646 City in Oklahoma
Buckhart 1,679 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Southern View 1,557 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
Williamsville 1,490 Village in the United States
Leland Grove 1,451 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States
Grandview 1,369 City in Sangamon County, Illinois, United States of America
New Berlin 1,329 Township in Sangamon County, Illinois
Divernon 1,096 City in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Jerome distances to largest Illinois cities