A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Cambridge ...
From the Census Estimates for 2017, Cambridge has a population of 2,099 people<1> (see below for details).
Cambridge is 800 feet [244 m] above sea level.<2>.
Time Zone: Cambridge lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cambridge is located in the (309) area code.
The ZIP code for Cambridge: 61238<3>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cambridge had a population of 2,160 people. This makes Cambridge the county's 5th most populous community.
The population of Cambridge represents 0.02% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 472nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 2,160 people, the population of Cambridge has remained roughly the same as the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,180 people).
Taken from the 2017 Census Estimates, Cambridge had an population of 2,099 people. This is a decrease of 2.82% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 3.72% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cambridge.
Communities near Cambridge ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Keep in mind that when we give a distance, it's a 'straight-line' distance starting from Cambridge and not the distance if you are driving.<4>.
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Cambridge.
Communities Also Named Cambridge ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are two Illinois communities named Cambridge: This one is located in Henry County and the other is located in Lake County.
Beyond Illinois, there are 43 communities that are also named Cambridge - they are located in Alabama, Georgia, Idaho (2), Iowa (2), Kansas (2), Kentucky, Maine, Maryland, Massachusetts (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Mississippi, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New Hampshire, New Jersey, New York, North Carolina (3), Nova Scotia, Ohio (2), Oklahoma, Ontario (2), Pennsylvania (2), Prince Edward Island, South Carolina (2), Tennessee, Texas (2), Vermont, Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cambridge.
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 Cambridge:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cambridge ...
Looking for more information about Cambridge? 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 Cambridge, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cambridge.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cambridge. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Henry County: www.henrycty.com/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 05 Feb 2019