A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Auburn ...
The city of Auburn is located in Sangamon County.
The location of Auburn has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
The pronunciation of Auburn: AW-buhrn<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Auburn has a population of 4,710 people<3> (see below for details).
Auburn is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Auburn lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Auburn lies within the (217) area code.
The ZIP code for Auburn: 62615<5>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Auburn had a population of 4,771 people. This makes Auburn the county's 3rd most populous community.
The population of Auburn represents 0.04% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 343rd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 4,771 people, the population of Auburn increased 10.52% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 4,317 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Auburn had an population of 4,710 people. This is a decrease of 1.28% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 9.1% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Auburn.
Communities near Auburn ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance and not the distance if you are driving.<6>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Auburn.
Communities Also Named Auburn ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Auburn: This one is located in Sangamon County and the other is located in Clark County.
Beyond Illinois, there are 46 communities that are also named Auburn - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Delaware, Florida, Georgia, Indiana, Iowa, Kansas, Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts, Michigan (2), Minnesota, Mississippi (2), Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario, Oregon, Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, Rhode Island, South Carolina, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia, Washington, West Virginia and Wyoming (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Auburn.
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 Auburn:
Websites for Auburn ...
Official Website: www.auburnctnet.com/
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Auburn ...
Looking for more information about Auburn? 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 Auburn, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Auburn.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
The official website for Auburn: www.auburnctnet.com/
The official website for Sangamon County: www.co.sangamon.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 22 Apr 2019