A Gazetteer for the United States and Canada
Welcome to Jerusalem ...
The location of Jerusalem has been provided by the Geographic Names Information System (ie- the GNIS).<2>
The pronunciation of Jerusalem: juh-REW-suh-lum<3>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Jerusalem has a population of 148 people<4> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Jerusalem.
Jerusalem is 1,250 feet [381 m] above sea level.<5>.
Time Zone: Jerusalem lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Jerusalem lies within the (740) area code.
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Jerusalem had an population of 148 people. This is a decrease of 8.07% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 2.63% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Jerusalem had a population of 161 people. This makes Jerusalem the county's 5th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 161 people, the population of Jerusalem increased 5.92% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 152 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Jerusalem.
Communities Also Named Jerusalem ...
While we believe that this Jerusalem is located in Monroe County, we know of another 4 Ohio communities named Jerusalem. Those communities are located in the following counties: Clark, Clermont, Hamilton and Logan County.
Beyond Ohio, there are 25 communities that are also named Jerusalem - they are located in Alabama (2), Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia (4), Maine, Maryland (3), Michigan, New York, North Carolina, North Dakota, Rhode Island, Tennessee, Utah and Vermont (2).
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Jerusalem.
Communities near Jerusalem ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Jerusalem.
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 Jerusalem. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Jerusalem.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Jerusalem. 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 Jerusalem.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Jerusalem. See our Newspapers Page for Jerusalem.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Jerusalem ...
Looking for more information about Jerusalem? 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 Jerusalem, there are neighboring communities that do have Tourism pages. A map of those communities can be found with our TripAdvisor Page for Jerusalem.
Adding Jerusalem to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Jerusalem in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Jerusalem was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Jerusalem on a map titled George#&160;F. Cram Map (1901).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Jerusalem on our Genealogy Page.
Other Roadside Stops ...
Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Jerusalem. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022