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Welcome to Joy ...
The village of Joy is located in Mercer County.
The location of Joy has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<1>
From the Census Estimates for 2018, Joy has a population of 386 people<2> (see below for details).
Joy is 680 feet [207 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Joy lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The telephone area code for Joy: (309)
The ZIP code for Joy: 61260<4>
Population Details ...
At the time of the 2010 Census, Joy had a population of 417 people. This makes Joy the county's 9th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 417 people, the population of Joy increased 11.8% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 373 people).
Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Joy had an population of 386 people. This is a decrease of 7.43% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 3.49% since the 2000 Census).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Joy.
Communities Also Named Joy ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 23 communities that are also named Joy - they are located in Alabama, Arkansas, Kansas (2), Kentucky (2), Michigan, Minnesota, Missouri, Nebraska, Nevada, New York, North Carolina, Ohio, Oklahoma (2), Oregon, South Carolina, Texas (2), Utah, Washington and West Virginia.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Joy.
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 Joy:
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Joy ...
Looking for more information about Joy? 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 Joy, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Joy.
Communities near Joy ...
A sample of nearby communities can be found below.
Lies 18 miles [29 km]<5> to the Northwest (NW) of Joy
Located in Muscatine County (IA)
Lies 6 miles [9.7 km] to the East (E) of Joy
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the West (W) of Joy
Located in Louisa County (IA)
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Joy
Located in Des Moines County (IA)
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the North (N) of Joy
Located in Scott County (IA)
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the South (S) of Joy
Located in Henderson County
Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Joy
Located in Rock Island County
Lies 16 miles [25.7 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Joy
Located in Muscatine County (IA)
Lies 15 miles [24.1 km] to the East (E) of Joy
Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southeast (SE) of Joy
To learn more about neighboring communities and counties, please visit the Nearby Page for Joy.
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This page was last modified: 05 Jan 2020