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Welcome to Nauvoo ...
The location of Nauvoo has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Nauvoo: nah-VOO<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Nauvoo has a population of 1,063 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Nauvoo.
Nauvoo is 570 feet [174 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Nauvoo lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The area code for Nauvoo: (217)
The ZIP code for Nauvoo: 62354<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Nauvoo had an population of 1,063 people. This is a decrease of 7.48% since the 2010 Census.
At the time of the 2010 Census, Nauvoo had a population of 1,149 people (which is 6.01% of the total population of Hancock County). This makes Nauvoo the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,149 people, the population of Nauvoo increased 8.09% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 1,063 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Nauvoo.
Adding Nauvoo to Our Gazetteer ...
As we work on our Gazetteer, we occasionally find mention of a community that is new to us. When we find such a community, we add it to our Gazetteer with the hope of adding more information in the future.
We originally found mention of Nauvoo in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, we also found mention of Nauvoo elsewhere: The earliest book where we found it mentioned was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Nauvoo on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Nauvoo ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 6 communities that are also named Nauvoo - they are located in Alabama, Kansas, Missouri, Pennsylvania (2) and Tennessee.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Nauvoo.
Communities near Nauvoo ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Nauvoo.
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 Nauvoo. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Nauvoo.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Nauvoo. 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 Nauvoo.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Nauvoo. Our list includes 27 papers. See our Newspapers Page for Nauvoo.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Nauvoo ...
Looking for more information about Nauvoo? 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 Nauvoo, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Nauvoo.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021