A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Jerome ...
When the people of Jerome refer to themselves (known as a demonym), they frequently use Jeromeite<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Jerome has a population of 455 people<3> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Jerome, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated in 1899.
Jerome is 4,620 feet [1,408 m] above sea level.<4> In other words, the altitude of Jerome is about ¾ mile [or ~1½ km] above sea level.
Time Zone: Jerome lies in the Mountain Standard Time Zone (MST) and does not observe daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Jerome: (928)
The ZIP code for Jerome: 86331<5>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jerome had an population of 455 people. This is an increase of 2.48% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 38.3% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jerome had a population of 444 people. This makes Jerome the county's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 444 people, the population of Jerome increased 34.95% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 329 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jerome.
Adding Jerome to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Jerome in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Jerome elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jerome on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Jerome ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 22 communities that are also named Jerome - they are located in Arkansas, California, Florida, Georgia, Idaho, Illinois, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas (3), Michigan, Missouri, North Carolina (2), Ohio, Ontario, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, Wisconsin and Wyoming.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jerome.
Communities near Jerome ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jerome.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Jerome. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jerome.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jerome. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Jerome.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jerome. Our list includes 15 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Jerome.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jerome ...
Looking for more information about Jerome? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Jerome, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Jerome.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jerome. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 23 Jan 2021