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The City of Edwardsville is located in Madison County in the state of Illinois (IL).

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Edwardsville is a city in Madison County, Illinois, United States. As of the 2010 census, the city population was 24,293. It is the county seat of Madison County and is the third oldest city in the State of Illinois. The city was named in honor of Ninian Edwards, then Governor of the Illinois Territory. Southern Illinois University Edwardsville,"" the ``Edwardsville Journal``, the ``Madison County Record``, and the ``Edwardsville Intelligencer`` are located here. Edwardsville High School serves students in the area. It is also home to some of the area`s biggest construction companies, including Dean and Sons Construction, Phelps Construction, and Thiems Construction. Edwardsville is a part of Southern Illinois, the Metro-East region, and the St. Louis Metropolitan Statistical Area. It is near Glen Carbon, Illinois. It is part of the Edwardsville School District, which also includes the villages of Glen Carbon, Hamel, and Moro, as well as the townships areas around them. A 2010 issue of ``Family Circle`` magazine named Edwardsville third of their "Top 10 Best Towns for Families.", ``Family Circle``, Retrieved on 2010-08-07.
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Edwardsville Latitude: 38.8031 Longitude: -89.9742

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The The Zip Codes for Edwardsville, IL are:
62025, 62026

The City of Edwardsville

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Edwardsville Illinois Physical Characteristics:

The City of Edwardsville has an area of 20.2 square miles
  • Land: 19.563757142857 Sq. Mi. (97.00%)
  • Water: 0.60474633204633 Sq. Mi.(3.00%)
The Edwardsville City takes up 2.7% of the area of Madison County.

Map Location Coordinates:

  • Latitude: +38.7908349
  • Longitude: -089.9886053
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Edwardsville, IL Climate Information:

  • Average Rainfall: 43.2 inches
  • Average Snowfall: 12.1 inches
*Based on annual average for Weather Station USC00112679 EDWARDSVILLE 2 W
Latitude: 38.8097 Longitude: -90.0028 Elevation: 152.4 feet.

Edwardsville, IL Population Data:

According to the 2010 U.S. Census, the population of Edwardsville was 24,293 people, which is 9.0 % of the entire population of Madison County.


  • 48.44% Male
  • 51.56% Female


  • 86.671% White
  • 8.266% Black
  • 2.412% Asian
  • 0.18% American Indian/Alaskan Native
  • 0.08% Pacific Islander
  • 1.935% Mixed
  • 0.461% Other


  • 98.05% Not Hispanic or Latino
  • 1.95% Hispanic or Latino
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Edwardsville, IL Housing Information:

Average Household Size: 2.5
Number of Residences: 9,703
  • Occupied: 9,158 (94.38%)
  • Vacant: 545 (5.62%)
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H & M Janitorial
734900 - Building Maintenance Services
802 Morton Ave, Edwardsville, Illinois 62025-2149
Alhaji Hassan (618) 659-9439 (618) 659-9490 http://www.hmjan.com
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