Mount Carroll Carroll County, Illinois

Mount Carroll: City in Illinois

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Location of Mount Carroll on Illinois map.


Mount Carroll is a city located in the county of Carroll in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 1,717 and a population density of 331 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 1,562 inhabitants.

Downtown Market Street MG 8152 image
Downtown Market Street MG 8152
Downtown Market Street MG 8152 image


Mount Carroll is located at 42°5'42"N 89°58'41"W (42.0950200, -89.9781800).

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Mount Carroll Quick Facts

Population : 1,562 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Carroll County
Postal code : 61053
Phone Area Codes : 815
Area : 5.19 km2
Altitude : 810 feet / 247 meters
Capital city : Mount Carroll is capital of Carroll County
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 11:53:38 (21st September 2021)
Density : 301 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.92% (2010-2020)


According to census records, the population of Mount Carroll decreased by 9.92% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 1,717 - census
2011 1,695 -1.3% estimation process
2012 1,678 -1.01% estimation process
2013 1,662 -0.96% estimation process
2014 1,639 -1.4% estimation process
2015 1,621 -1.11% estimation process
2016 1,613 -0.5% estimation process
2017 1,596 -1.07% estimation process
2018 1,578 -1.14% estimation process
2019 1,575 -0.19% estimation process
2020 1,562 -0.83% estimation process

Mount Carroll zip code is 61053. County name: Carroll, County fips: 17015

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People born in Mount Carroll (7)

People born in Mount Carroll, including Pioneer Aviator Neta Snook Southern, zoologist Edward Alphonso Goldman, Wisconsin Supreme Court justice Emmert L. Wingert, you can see a list of people who born in Mount Carroll.

Schools in Mount Carroll

College & universities near Mount Carroll, IL

Code Name City ZIP
145521 Highland Community College Freeport (IL) 61032-9341
147396 Morrison Institute of Technology Morrison (IL) 61270-2959
149204 Educators of Beauty College of Cosmetology-Sterling Sterling (IL) 61081-3611
148672 Sauk Valley Community College Dixon (IL) 61021-9112

Stations (11)

Amtrak & bus stations near Mount Carroll, IL

Code Name Address Type
RKI Rock Island, IL 3500 5th Avenue BUS
DVP Davenport, Iowa 304 West River Drive BUS
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
MLI Moline, Illinois 1200 River Drive BUS
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL

Post offices near Mount Carroll

Post Office Name City ZIP
Mount Carroll Post Office Mount Carroll (IL) 61053
Lanark Post Office Lanark (IL) 61046
Chadwick Post Office Chadwick (IL) 61014
Savanna Post Office Savanna (IL) 61074
Sabula Post Office Sabula (IA) 52070

Other places with the same name (1)

Other cities in Carroll County

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

City Name Population Title
Blackhawk 9,587 Unincorporated community in Illinois
Savanna 2,777 Town in Illinois
Lanark 1,321 City in Illinois, United States
Milledgeville 946 Human settlement in Carroll County, Illinois, USA
Shannon 684 Village in Carroll County, Illinois, USA
Thomson 548 Town in Illinois, USA
Chadwick 516 American settlement
Elkhorn Grove 216 Unincorporated community in Illinois

Distance to Other Cities

Mount Carroll distances to largest Illinois cities