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Welcome to Assumption ...
The city of Assumption is located in Christian County.
The location of Assumption has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Assumption: uh-SUHMP-shuhn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Assumption has a population of 1,093 people<3> (see below for details).
Assumption is 630 feet [192 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Assumption lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Assumption is located in the (217) area code.
The ZIP code for Assumption: 62510<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Assumption had a population of 1,168 people. This makes Assumption the county's 4th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,168 people, the population of Assumption decreased 7.38% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,261 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Assumption had an population of 1,093 people. This is a decrease of 6.42% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.32% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Assumption.
Communities near Assumption ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Please note that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Assumption and not the distance if driven.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Assumption.
Communities Also Named Assumption ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Assumption - they are located in Alberta, Minnesota, Nebraska, Ohio and Ontario.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Assumption.
See Our Genealogy Helper Page ...
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TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Assumption ...
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In addition to the Tourism page for Assumption, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Assumption.
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This page was last modified: 17 Jan 2019