Paris Edgar County, Illinois
Paris: City in Illinois
Paris is a city located in the county of Edgar in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 8,837 and a population density of 560 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 8,144 inhabitants.
The city was created 195 years ago in 1825.
Paris is located at 39°36'40"N 87°41'46"W (39.6111500, -87.6961400).
Paris forecast: Sunny, with a high near 67. West wind 6 to 9 mph, with gusts as high as 17 mph. more
- Official Website
Official website of Paris
Paris Quick Facts
|Population :||8,144 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Edgar County|
|Different from :||Paris|
|Postal code :||61944|
|Phone Area Codes :||217|
|Area :||15.78 km2|
|Altitude :||725 feet / 221 meters|
|Capital city :||Paris is capital of Edgar County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1826 (195 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||05:05:49 (17th October 2021)|
|Density :||516 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-8.51% (2010-2020)|
|Weather :||67℉ Sunny 7-days weather|
According to census records, the population of Paris decreased by 8.51% in 10 years.
People born in Paris (24)
- Thomas Benton Shoaff (American racing driver) he was born in 27/02/1897
- Bernie Shively (American football player and coach, college athletics administrator) he was born in 26/05/1902
- Bill Van Dyke (American professional baseball outfielder (1863–1933)) he was born in 15/12/1863
- Brett Eldredge (American singer) he was born in 23/03/1986
- Ernie Triplett (American racing driver) he was born in 01/01/1906
- Frank Trimble O'Hair (American politician) he was born in 12/03/1870
- Harold Switzer (film actor (1925-1967)) he was born in 16/01/1925
- James Carroll Robinson (American politician) he was born in 19/08/1823
- Jean Paige (American actress (1895-1990)) she was born in 03/07/1895
- Lee Sholem (American television and film director) he was born in 25/05/1913
- Richard P. Mills (American educator) he was born in 28/11/1944
- Rodney Watson (basketball coach) he was born in 18/07/1960
- Shorty Cantlon (American racing driver) he was born in 01/01/1904
- Tom Sunkel (American baseball player) he was born in 09/08/1912
- W. H. Lillard (American football player and coach (1881-1967)) he was born in 20/11/1881
- Jack Franklin (American baseball player) he was born in 20/10/1919
- Alfred M. Craig (American judge) he was born in 15/01/1832
- John W. Murphy (American politician, jurist and lawyer (1874-1947)) he was born in 01/01/1874
Schools in Paris
College & universities near Paris, IL
|152381||Saint Mary-of-the-Woods College||Saint Mary of the Woods (IN)||47876-1099|
Amtrak & bus stations near Paris, IL
|DVI||Danville, Illinois||379 Lynch Road||BUS|
|MAT||Mattoon station||1718 Broadway Ave.||RAIL|
|CHM||Illinois Terminal||45 East University Ave.||RAIL|
|CRF||Crawfordsville||Spring and Green Streets||RAIL|
|CRB||Crawfordsville (Bus), Indiana||1000 Smith Ave||BUS|
Post offices near Paris
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Par Post Office||Paris (IL)||61944|
Other places with the same name (13)
- Paris , Texas county seat of Lamar County, Texas, United States with a population of 24,872 people.
- Paris , Tennessee city in Tennessee, United States with a population of 9,952 people.
- Paris , Kentucky county seat of Bourbon County, Kentucky, United States with a population of 9,719 people.
- Paris , Maine town in Maine, USA with a population of 5,162 people.
- Paris , New York town in New York with a population of 3,852 people.
- Paris , Arkansas city in Arkansas with a population of 3,370 people.
- Paris , Ohio township in Portage County, Ohio with a population of 1,733 people.
- Paris , Wisconsin town in Grant County, Wisconsin, United States with a population of 1,517 people.
- Paris , Missouri city in Missouri with a population of 1,170 people.
- Paris , Pennsylvania census-designated place in Washington County, Pennsylvania with a population of 732 people.
- Paris , Idaho city in Idaho with a population of 521 people.
- Paris , Michigan township in Mecosta County, Michigan with a population of 440 people.
Other cities in Edgar County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Edgar County , IL.
|Harris||8,404||Township in Fulton County, Illinois|
|Patton||4,902||Township of Illinois|
|Chrisman||1,234||City in Edgar County, Illinois, United States|
|Elbridge||730||Township in Edgar County, Illinois|
|Kansas||707||Village in Illinois|
|Edgar||443||Unincorporated community in Illinois, United States|
|Hume||391||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Brocton||288||Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America|
|Vermilion||200||Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America|
|Isabel||179||Unincorporated community in Illinois|
|Metcalf||168||Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America|
|Redmon||157||Human settlement in Edgar County, Illinois, United States of America|
Distance to Other Cities
Paris distances to largest Illinois cities