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Welcome to East Moline ...

The city of East Moline is located in Rock Island County.

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

The pronunciation of East Moline: moh-LEEN<2>

A typical abbreviation for East Moline: E. Moline

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, East Moline has a population of 20,890 people<3> (see below for details).

East Moline is 650 feet [198 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

East Moline is located in the (309) area code.

The ZIP code for East Moline: 61244<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, East Moline had a population of 21,302 people (which is 14.44% of the total population of Rock Island County). This makes East Moline the county's 3rd most populous community.

The population of East Moline represents 0.17% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 118th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 21,302 people, the population of East Moline increased 4.77% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 20,333 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, East Moline had an population of 20,890 people. This is a decrease of 1.93% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 2.74% since the 2000 Census).

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

Websites for East Moline ...

Official Website: www.eastmoline.com/

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 East Moline. 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 East Moline. 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 East Moline.

These sections can be found on our Genealogy Helper Page for East Moline:

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for East Moline ...

Looking for more information about East Moline? 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.

Looking for more information about East Moline? 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.

While we are unaware of a Tourism page that is specific to East Moline, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for East Moline.

Communities near East Moline ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Davenport   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<6> to the Northwest (NW) of East Moline

Located in Scott County (IA)

Rock Island   [Map]

Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the West (W) of East Moline

Eldridge   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of East Moline

Located in Scott County (IA)

Geneseo   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of East Moline

Located in Henry County

Milan   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Southwest (SW) of East Moline

Le Claire   [Map]

Lies 7 miles [11.3 km] to the Northeast (NE) of East Moline

Located in Scott County (IA)

Cambridge   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of East Moline

Located in Henry County

Orion   [Map]

Lies 11 miles [17.7 km] to the South (S) of East Moline

Located in Henry County

Blue Grass   [Map]

Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of East Moline

Located in Scott County (IA)

Walcott   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northwest (NW) of East Moline

Located in Scott County (IA)

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Visit our Community Index for Illinois

About Rock Island County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for East Moline: www.eastmoline.com/

The official website for Rock Island County: www.co.rock-island.il.us/

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

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.

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<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for East Moline. 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.

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<3>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for East Moline.

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<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around East Moline - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.

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<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 city (such as East Moline). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether East Moline or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).

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<6>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 Moline) 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 Moline. Since we usually use Google Maps for our own planning, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from East Moline

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in East Moline. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 41.5054, Longitude: -90.4468     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for East Moline have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).

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