West Salem, Edwards County, Illinois
West Salem: Village in the United States
West Salem is a village located in the county of Edwards in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 897 and a population density of 571 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 844 inhabitants.
The village was created 165 years ago in 1857.
Quick Facts about West Salem
|Population :||844 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Edwards County|
|Area :||1.57 km2|
|Establishment :||February 02, 1857 (165 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||05:12:50 (7th February 2023)|
|Postal code :||62476|
|Density :||538 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-6.28% (2010-2020)|
West Salem is located at 38°31'15"N 88°0'17"W (38.5208800, -88.0047600).
West Salem map
According to census records, the population of West Salem decreased by 6.28% in 10 years.
People born in West Salem (1)
American politician Martin D. Foster was born in West Salem
Schools in West Salem
College & universities near West Salem, IL
|403487||Wabash Valley College||Mount Carmel (IL)||62863|
Amtrak & bus stations near West Salem, IL
|EVN||Evansville, IN||119 Northwest 6th Street||BUS|
|EFG||Effingham||401 West National Ave.||RAIL|
|MVI||Mt. Vernon, IL||102 Potomac Boulevard||BUS|
|CEN||Centralia station||108 East Broadway||RAIL|
|MAT||Mattoon station||1718 Broadway Ave.||RAIL|
Post offices near West Salem
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|West Salem Post Office||West Salem (IL)||62476|
Other places with the same name (3)
Other cities in Edwards County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Edwards County , IL.
|Marion||17,417||City in and the county seat of Williamson County, Illinois, United States|
|Albion||1,889||City in and county seat of Edwards County, Illinois|
|Bennington||1,476||Unincorporated community in Illinois|
|Bone Gap||232||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Browns||128||Village in Edwards County, Illinois, United States|