Jerseyville, IL Population

By | January 12, 2021

Population: 7,984. Estimated population in 2021: 8,187 (+2.5% change)
Males: 3,660 (45.8%), Females: 4,324 (54.2%)

Jersey County

Zip code: 62052

Median resident age: 38.5 years
Median household income: $35,556
Median house value: $74,700

Races in Jerseyville:

  • White Non-Hispanic (98.5%)
  • Two or more races (0.6%)
  • Hispanic (0.5%)
  • American Indian (0.5%)

Ancestries: German (31.7%), Irish (11.9%), English (11.6%), United States (10.8%), French (4.5%), Dutch (3.8%).

Elevation: 663 feet

Land area: 4.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Jerseyville

  • High school or higher: 76.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 11.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 24.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Jerseyville city

  • Never married: 19.9%
  • Now married: 54.4%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 11.4%
  • Divorced: 13.0%

0.2% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +559 (+7.5%).

Hospital/medical center in Jerseyville:

  • JERSEY COMMUNITY HOSPITAL DISTRICT (400 MAPLE SUMMIT ROAD)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Jerseyville:

  • THOMAS H BOYD MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 14 miles; CARROLLTON, IL)
  • ALTON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 19 miles; ALTON, IL)
  • ALTON MENTAL HEALTH CENTER (about 19 miles; ALTON, IL)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Jerseyville:

  • ST LOUIS REGIONAL (about 27 miles; ALTON/ST LOUIS, IL; Abbreviation: ALN)
  • LAMBERT-ST LOUIS INTL (about 27 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Abbreviation: STL)
  • SPIRIT OF ST LOUIS (about 40 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Abbreviation: SUS)
Other public-use airports nearest to Jerseyville:

  • ST CHARLES COUNTY SMARTT (about 16 miles; ST CHARLES, MO; Abbreviation: SET)
  • ST CHARLES (about 24 miles; ST CHARLES, MO; Abbreviation: 3SQ)
  • CREVE COEUR (about 31 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Abbreviation: 1H0)
Amtrak station near Jerseyville:

  • 20 miles: ALTON (3400 COLLEGE AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Jerseyville:

  • LEWIS AND CLARK COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; GODFREY, IL; Full-time enrollment: 3,451)
  • LINDENWOOD UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; ST CHARLES, MO; Full-time enrollment: 5,116)
  • SAINT LOUIS COMMUNITY COLLEGE-FLORISSANT VALLEY (about 26 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,749)
  • UNIVERSITY OF MISSOURI-ST LOUIS (about 29 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 9,715)
  • ST CHARLES COUNTY COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 32 miles; ST PETERS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 3,301)
  • WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 32 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 10,939)
  • MARYVILLE UNIVERSITY OF SAINT LOUIS (about 33 miles; ST LOUIS, MO; Full-time enrollment: 2,094)
Public high schools in Jerseyville:

  • JERSEY COMM HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,047; Location: 801 N STATE ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • ROE ADULT LEARNING CTR (Students: 16; Location: 301 S JEFFERSON ST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Jerseyville:

  • ILLINI MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 568; Location: 1101 S LIBERTY ST; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • JERSEYVILLE EAST ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 467; Location: 201 N GIDDINGS AVE; Grades: PK – 05)
  • JERSEYVILLE WEST ELEM SCHOOL (Students: 404; Location: 1000 W CARPENTER ST; Grades: PK – 05)
  • DELHI ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 53; Location: 1901 DELHI RD; Grades: KG – 07)
  • ROE SAFE SCH JERSEY (Students: 1; Location: 301 S JEFFERSON; Grades: 09 – 09)
Private primary/middle schools in Jerseyville:

  • ST FRANCIS HOLY GHOST (Students: 355; Location: 412 SOUTH STATE; Grades: KG – 8)
  • VICTORY BAPTIST SCHOOL (Students: 12; Location: 408 CLAY ST; Grades: 5 – 11)

Libraries

Library in Jerseyville:

  • JERSEYVILLE P.L. (Operating income: $301,035; Location: 105 NORTH LIBERTY STREET; 44,742 books; 715 audio materials; 1,840 video materials; 124 serial subscriptions)

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