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Welcome to East Dubuque ...

The city of East Dubuque is located in Jo Daviess County<1>.

The pronunciation of East Dubuque: duh-BUK<2>

A typical abbreviation for East Dubuque: E. Dubuque

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, East Dubuque has a population of 1,568 people<3> (see below for details).

We don't have a date for the establishment of East Dubuque.

East Dubuque is 720 feet [219 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Telephone area codes for East Dubuque: (815) & (779)<5>

The ZIP code for East Dubuque: 61025<6>

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, East Dubuque had an population of 1,568 people. This is a decrease of 7.98% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 21.4% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Dubuque had a population of 1,704 people (which is 7.51% of the total population of Jo Daviess County). This makes East Dubuque the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of East Dubuque represents 0.01% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 527th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 1,704 people, the population of East Dubuque decreased 14.59% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 1,995 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for East Dubuque.

Communities near East Dubuque ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near East Dubuque.

  • Platteville [Grant County]
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    • Platteville [Grant County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the northeast of East Dubuque
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 11,650 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville
  • Asbury [Dubuque County]
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    • Asbury [Dubuque County] lies 6 miles [9.7 km]<7> to the west of East Dubuque
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 5,841 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Asbury have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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  • Galena [Jo Daviess County]
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    • Galena [Jo Daviess County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<7> to the southeast of East Dubuque
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 3,151 people
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Galena<9>
  • Bellevue [Jackson County]
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    • Bellevue [Jackson County] lies 19 miles [30.6 km]<7> to the southeast of East Dubuque
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,185 people
    • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Bellevue have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<9>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Jamestown [Grant County]
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      • Jamestown [Grant County] lies 5 miles [8 km]<7> to the northeast of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,122 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Jamestown have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Cuba City [Grant County]
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      • Cuba City [Grant County] lies 13 miles [20.9 km]<7> to the northeast of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,047 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Cuba City have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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    • Epworth [Dubuque County]
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      • Epworth [Dubuque County] lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<7> to the west of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 2,022 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Epworth have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Epworth<9>
    • Peosta [Dubuque County]
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      • Peosta [Dubuque County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<7> to the west of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,919 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Peosta have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Peosta
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Peosta<9>
    • Farley [Dubuque County]
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      • Farley [Dubuque County] lies 18 miles [29 km]<7> to the west of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,746 people
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      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Farley<9>
    • Platteville [Grant County]
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      • Platteville [Grant County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<7> to the northeast of East Dubuque
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 1,470 people
      • Note: The GPS coordinates that we are using for Platteville have been provided by the GNIS.<8> The coordinates still need to be verified.
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Platteville

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 East Dubuque. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for East Dubuque.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of East Dubuque. 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 East Dubuque.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around East Dubuque. See our Newspapers Page for East Dubuque.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Dubuque ...

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

Adding East Dubuque to Our Gazetteer ...

We originally found mention of East Dubuque 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 East Dubuque was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).

For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for East Dubuque on our Genealogy Page.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

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

The official website for Jo Daviess County: www.jodaviess.org/

The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Illinois' counties, including Jo Daviess, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for East Dubuque. 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 East Dubuque.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Dubuque - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<5>Area code (779) is an overlay for area code (815).
<6>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 city (such as East Dubuque). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether East Dubuque or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<7>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores obstructions like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- East Dubuque) 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 East Dubuque. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East DubuqueOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Dubuque. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 42.4918, Longitude: -90.6432    
<8>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.
<9>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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