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Welcome to Alvin ...
The village of Alvin is located in Vermilion County.
The pronunciation of Alvin: AL-vin<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Alvin has a population of 259 people<2> (see below for details).
Alvin is 640 feet [195 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Alvin lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Note: If you travel east from Alvin (for example, toward West Lebanon (IN)), you will soon leave Central Time and cross into the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT).
Alvin is within the boundaries of the (217) area code.
The ZIP code for Alvin: 61811<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Alvin had a population of 270 people. This makes Alvin the county's 19th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 270 people, the population of Alvin decreased 14.56% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 316 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Alvin had an population of 259 people. This is a decrease of 4.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 18.04% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Alvin.
Communities near Alvin ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance from Alvin and not the distance if you drove.<5>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Alvin.
Communities Also Named Alvin ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 10 communities that are also named Alvin - they are located in British Columbia, Colorado, Georgia (2), Kansas, Kentucky, Michigan, South Carolina, Texas and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Alvin.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Alvin:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Alvin ...
Looking for more information about Alvin? 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 Alvin, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Alvin.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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The official website for Vermilion County: www.co.vermilion.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 14 Jan 2019