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Welcome to Cicero ...
The location of Cicero has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Cicero: SIS-uh-roh<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Cicero has a population of 80,692 people<4> (see below for details).
While we don't have a date for the establishment of Cicero, you might get a feel for its founding by knowing that they incorporated February 28, 1867.
Cicero is 600 feet [183 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Cicero lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
Cicero lies within the (708) area code.
The ZIP code for Cicero: 60804<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Cicero had an population of 80,692 people. This is a decrease of 3.81% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 5.75% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Cicero had a population of 83,891 people. This makes Cicero the county's 2nd most populous community.
The population of Cicero represents 0.65% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 10th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 83,891 people, the population of Cicero decreased 2.01% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 85,616 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Cicero.
Communities Also Named Cicero ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 8 communities that are also named Cicero - they are located in California, Indiana, Kansas, Kentucky, New York, Ohio, Washington and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Cicero.
Communities near Cicero ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Cicero.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Cicero. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Cicero.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Cicero. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Cicero.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Cicero. Our list includes 7 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Cicero.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Cicero ...
Looking for more information about Cicero? 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 Cicero, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Cicero.
Adding Cicero to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Cicero in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Cicero was on a map titled Road Map for Illinois (from Shell Oil, 1956).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Cicero on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Cicero. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Cook County: www.co.cook.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 29 Jun 2022