Jerome, Sangamon County, Illinois

Jerome: Village in Illinois, United States

About

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.

Quick Facts about Jerome

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 : 09:34:14 (4th February 2023)
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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Geography

Jerome is located at 39°46'3"N 89°40'50"W (39.7675500, -89.6806600).

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Demographics

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

Demographic Facts

Estimated population as of July 1, 2019 : 241,110
Based on demographic estimates as of April 1, 2010 : 214,074
Based on demographic estimates as of 1 April 2010 : 12.6%
April 1, 2020 Population : 230,504
April 1, 2010 Population : 214,089
People under 5 years old, percentage : 6.0%
People under 18 years old, percentage : 22.9%
People over 65 (%) : 12.7%
Female persons, % : 50.4%
White only, percent : 23.8%
Black or African American alone, percent : 3.1%
American Indian and Alaska Native only, % : 0.5%
Asians alone % : 59.4%
Only Native Hawaiians and Other Pacific Islanders, % : 0.9%
% of people who have participated in two or more races : 4.8%
% of Hispanic or Latino : 12.9%
White people, not Hispanic or Latino people, make up the majority of the population. : 20.2%
2015-2019 Veterans : 4,954
Percentage of foreign-born people, 2015-2019 : 48.6%
Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.7%

Economic Facts

Rate of owner-occupied housing units, 2015-2019 : 60.7%
Owner-occupied housing unit median value, 2015-2019 : $931,600
From 2015 to 2019, the median selected monthly owner costs - with a mortgage : $3,174
Monthly owner costs, without a mortgage, at the median, 2015-2019 : $700
2015-2019 median gross rent : $2,345
2015-2019 Households : 75,687
Population per household, 2015-2019 : 3.09
Living in the same house a year ago, percentage of people aged one year and up, 2015-2019 : 89.4%
Languages other than English spoken at home, as a percentage of people aged 5 and up, 2015-2019 : 62.5%
Households with computers, %, 2015-2019 : 96.5%
Percentage of households with a broadband Internet subscription, 2015-2019 : 93.2%
Percentage of people aged 25 and up with a high school diploma or higher, 2015-2019 : 93.5%
Bachelor's degree or higher, proportion of people aged 25 and up, 2015-2019 : 57.0%
Percentage of people under the age of 65 who have a disability, 2015-2019 : 3.6%
Persons under the age of 65 who do not have health insurance, as a percentage : 1.9%
Total civilian labor force, percent of population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 66.3%
Female labor force participation in the civilian labor force, as a percentage of the population aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 56.9%
Total sales of lodging and food services in 2012 ($1,000) : 331,701
Total receipts/revenue for health care and social assistance in 2012 ($1,000) : 1,803,653
Manufacturers' total shipments in 2012 ($1,000) : 5,193,966
2012 total retail sales ($1,000) : 2,617,892
2012 total retail sales per capita : $11,793
Mean commute time to work (in minutes), workers aged 16 and up, 2015-2019 : 35.4
2015-2019 median household income (in 2019 dollars) : $133,354
Income per capita in the previous 12 months (in 2019 dollars), 2015-2019 : $53,259
Percentage of people living in poverty : 4.3%
Total number of businesses in 2012 : 18,784
Men-owned businesses in 2012 : 9,515
Women-owned businesses in 2012 : 6,706
Minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 12,690
Non-minority-owned businesses in 2012 : 5,223
Veteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 845
Nonveteran-owned businesses in 2012 : 17,095
2010 population per square mile : 2,763.9
2010 land area in square miles : 77.46

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