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Welcome to Carbon Cliff ...

The village of Carbon Cliff is located in Rock Island County.

The location of Carbon Cliff has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>

The pronunciation of Carbon Cliff: KAHR-buhn<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Carbon Cliff has a population of 1,981 people<3> (see below for details).

Carbon Cliff is 610 feet [186 m] above sea level.<4>.

Time Zone: Carbon Cliff lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time

The area code for Carbon Cliff: (309)

The ZIP code for Carbon Cliff: 61239<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Carbon Cliff had a population of 2,134 people. This makes Carbon Cliff the county's 7th most populous community.

The population of Carbon Cliff represents 0.02% of the population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 475th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 2,134 people, the population of Carbon Cliff increased 26.35% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,689 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Carbon Cliff had an population of 1,981 people. This is a decrease of 7.17% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 17.29% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Carbon Cliff.

Our Genealogy Helper Page ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

  • We have a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Carbon Cliff. If available, we provide a satellite view of the cemetery.
  • Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Carbon Cliff. Our list includes information such as whether the community had a post office or railroad service in 1895.
  • We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Carbon Cliff.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for Carbon Cliff:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Carbon Cliff ...

Looking for more information about Carbon Cliff? 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 Carbon Cliff, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Carbon Cliff.

Communities near Carbon Cliff ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<6> to the West (W) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Scott County (IA)

Moline   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the West (W) of Carbon Cliff

Rock Island   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the West (W) of Carbon Cliff

Bettendorf   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the Northwest (NW) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Scott County (IA)

Eldridge   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<6> to the Northwest (NW) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Scott County (IA)

Geneseo   [Map]

Lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<6> to the East (E) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Henry County

Milan   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km]<6> to the Southwest (SW) of Carbon Cliff

Le Claire   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<6> to the North (N) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Scott County (IA)

Coal Valley   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km]<6> to the Southwest (SW) of Carbon Cliff

Cambridge   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<6> to the Southeast (SE) of Carbon Cliff

Located in Henry County

To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Carbon Cliff.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Carbon Cliff. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.

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Footnotes ...

<1>The location has been supplied by the Geographic Names Information System - which is maintained by the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS). While these values should be definitive, we have found that accuracy can vary and you should double-check the location if accuracy is required.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Carbon Cliff. While it might not be exactly right, hopefully it will be close. If we have it wrong or there's a better way to pronounce the name, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for Carbon Cliff.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Carbon Cliff - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a village (such as Carbon Cliff). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Carbon Cliff or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<6>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'straight-line' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- Carbon Cliff) to Point B.

If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for Carbon Cliff. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from Carbon Cliff

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Carbon Cliff. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.4984, Longitude: -90.3920     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Carbon Cliff have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






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