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Welcome to Media ...

The village of Media is located in Henderson County.

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

The pronunciation of Media: MEE-di-uh<2>

From the  Census Estimates for 2018, Media has a population of 95 people<3> (see below for details).

Media is 710 feet [216 m] above sea level.<4>.

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

Media is within the boundaries of the (309) area code.

The ZIP code for Media: 61460<5>

Population Details ...

At the time of the 2010 Census, Media had a population of 107 people. This makes Media the county's 7th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 107 people, the population of Media decreased 17.69% from the 2000 Census (which had a count of 130 people).

Taken from the 2018 Census Estimates, Media had an population of 95 people. This is a decrease of 11.21% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.92% since the 2000 Census).

More information can be found on the Census Page for Media.

Communities Also Named Media ...

Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 5 communities that are also named Media - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Ohio, Pennsylvania and Washington.

For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Media.

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 Media. 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 Media. 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 Media.

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

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Media ...

Looking for more information about Media? 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 Media? 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 Media, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Media.

Communities near Media ...

A sample of nearby communities can be found below.

Burlington   [Map]

Lies 15 miles [24.1 km]<6> to the West (W) of Media

Located in Des Moines County (IA)

Monmouth   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Media

Located in Warren County

West Burlington   [Map]

Lies 18 miles [29 km] to the West (W) of Media

Located in Des Moines County (IA)

Oquawka   [Map]

Lies 13 miles [20.9 km] to the Northwest (NW) of Media

La Harpe   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Media

Located in Hancock County

Roseville   [Map]

Lies 9 miles [14.5 km] to the East (E) of Media

Located in Warren County

Dallas City   [Map]

Lies 19 miles [30.6 km] to the Southwest (SW) of Media

Located in Hancock County

Stronghurst   [Map]

Lies 4 miles [6.4 km] to the West (W) of Media

Kirkwood   [Map]

Lies 8 miles [12.9 km] to the Northeast (NE) of Media

Located in Warren County

Blandinsville   [Map]

Lies 14 miles [22.5 km] to the South (S) of Media

Located in McDonough County

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

Other Roadside Stops ...

Cities, Towns and Villages of Illinois

About Henderson County

About Illinois

Off-the-Road Links ...

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

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.
<2>The pronunciation we've provided is our attempt to give a phonetic pronunciation for Media. 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 Media.
<4>The elevation is an estimate for the area around Media - 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 Media). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether Media 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- Media) to Point B.

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

Our distance measurements begin at a specific point in Media. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 40.7694, Longitude: -90.8327     [Map].   In this case, the coordinates for Media have been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (GNIS).






















 

 

 

 

 


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