A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Venice ...
The location of Venice has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Venice: VEN-is<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Venice has a population of 1,858 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Venice.
Venice is 410 feet [125 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Venice lies in the Central Time Zone (CST/CDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Venice: 62090<6>
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Venice had an population of 1,858 people. This is a decrease of 1.69% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 26.5% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Venice had a population of 1,890 people. This makes Venice the county's 16th most populous community.
The population of Venice represents 0.01% of the total population of Illinois (which has 12,830,632 people), making it the state's 506th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 1,890 people, the population of Venice decreased 25.24% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 2,528 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Venice.
Adding Venice 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 Venice 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 Venice elsewhere: The earliest map where we found it was on a .
We also found Venice mentioned in the book Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Venice on our Genealogy Page.
Communities Also Named Venice ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 18 communities that are also named Venice - they are located in Alberta, Arkansas, California, Colorado, Florida (2), Kansas, Louisiana, Michigan, Missouri, Nebraska, New York, Ohio (2), Pennsylvania, Utah and Washington (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Venice.
Communities near Venice ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Venice.
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 Venice. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Venice.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Venice. 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 Venice.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Venice. See our Newspapers Page for Venice.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Venice ...
Looking for more information about Venice? 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 Venice, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Venice.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Venice. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for Madison County: www.co.madison.il.us/
The official website for State of Illinois: https://illinois.gov
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This page was last modified: 11 May 2021