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    Village of Jerome   2901 Leonard Street Springfield IL 62704   (217) 546-2203  Fax: (217) 546-7240                                                                                                                                                                                                             


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A Friendly, Family Community

Jerome is located in Woodside Township in Sangamon County, Illinois. It was established  and became an independent municipality in 1939.

Jerome is located on the southwest side of Springfield and shares a common boundary with Springfield on the east, west and north sides. Also, on the north side, Jerome shares a boundary with the Village of Leland Grove.  The 2010 census reported a population 1,656 with 884 housing units.

A short history of Jerome was written in 1989 to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Jerome’s incorporation.



A street map of the Village can be seen here