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Information on Cairo, Alexander County

The City of Cairo is located in the state of Illinois, in Alexander County. Its area, population and other key information are listed below.
For all your administrative procedures, you can go to the City hall of Cairo at the address and schedules indicated on this page or contact the Town hall government by phone or by email depending on your preference or on the service's availability.

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Cairo City HALL, Alexander County

Cairo City Hall's addressCairo Cairo Municipal Building
1501 WASHINGTON AVE

CAIRO IL 62914
United States
Phone number of Cairo City HallNot available
Cairo, IL emailNot available
Cairo official websiteNot available
Mayor of Cairo
Alexander County, Illinois: Vital Records Cairo vital records
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Common questions about Cairo

What county is Cairo IL in?

Cairo, IL is located in Alexander County

Where is Cairo, Illinois ?

Cairo lies in Alexander County, situated at the southernmost point of Illinois, USA. It is uniquely located at the confluence of the Ohio and Mississippi Rivers. Cairo is south of St. Louis, Missouri, and close to the borders with Kentucky and Missouri, making it a notable geographic point within the region.

Demography of Cairo

Name of Cairo inhabitants (demonym)Not available
DateCurrent valueClassed by Region/Country
Population3 632 inhabitants156 / 5 208
Population density in Cairo403,4 pop/sq mi (155,7 pop/km²)

List of Passport Facilities in Cairo, IL

This City does not have a passport office, but we suggest the following facilities near Cairo, IL
Name Street Phone number
MISSISSIPPI COUNTY RECORDER OF DEEDS OFFICE200 N MAIN ST5736832146
CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT SCOTT COUNTY131 S WINCHESTER ST5735453596
SIKESTON PUBLIC LIBRARY121 E NORTH ST5734714140
METROPOLIS IL POST OFFICE101 W 5TH STREET6185244921
CAPE GIRARDEAU PUBLIC LIBRARY711 NO CLARK STREET5733345279
CAPE GIRARDEAU MAIN POST OFFICE320 N FREDERICK ST5733353137
PADUCAH MAIN POST OFFICE300 S 4TH STREET2704445348
MAYFIELD POST OFFICE225 W BROADWAY2702471305
CLERK OF CIRCUIT COURT NEW MADRID COUNTY450 MAIN STREET5737482228
UNION CITY POST OFFICE114 W. WASHINGTON AVENUE7318859711
DEXTER POST OFFICE202 E STODDARD ST5736243684
TROY POST OFFICE214 W. HARPER ST.7315364534
TIPTONVILLE POST OFFICE404 CHURCH ST.7312537261
BENTON POST OFFICE219 W 5TH ST2705273933
CARBONDALE POST OFFICE1301 E MAIN STREET6183515640

Top 3 most popular banks in Cairo

There are 2 bank branches in Cairo.
Southern Bank is the most popular bank in Cairo with 1 branch offices, followed by First National Bank with 1 branch offices.

Find below all bank branches in Cairo:

Bank's name Number of branch offices Service Type
Southern Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
First National Bank1Full Service Brick and Mortar Office
More info about banks in Cairo

Cairo administrative numbers

Cairo City code1710383
Cairo City postcode62914

Information on Cairo, Alexander County

Cities twinned with CairoCurrently, the town Cairo isn’t twinned
Namesake of Cairo
  • Cairo, Georgia, États-Unis
  • Cairo, Missouri, États-Unis
  • Cairo, Nebraska, États-Unis
  • Cairo, New York, États-Unis
  • Cairo, Ohio, États-Unis
  • Cairo, West Virginia, États-Unis
Natural parksCairo isn't part of a natural park

Transportation modes in Cairo

Airport
Cairo Regional Airport 4.5 miles
Sikeston Memorial Municipal Airport 22.2 miles
Barkley Regional Airport 22.9 miles

Cairo territory

Cairo area9,00 sq mi (23,32 km²)
Cairo altitude312 Altitude feet
Geographical coordinatesLatitude: 37.0063
Longitude: -89.1829
Latitude: 37° 0' 23'' North
Longitude: 89° 10' 58'' West
Time zone
UTC -6:00 (America/Chicago)
Summer time : UTC -5:00
Winter time : UTC -6:00
Local time

What is Cairo close to?

Nearby cities include: Wyatt, Mound City, Wilson City and Wickliffe
MoundsMound CityMound City
Wilson CityNeighbouring townsWyatt
Wilson CityWyattWyatt
Wyatt 3.3 milesMound City 5.6 milesWilson City 6.1 miles
Wickliffe 6.2 milesMounds 7.7 milesBarlow 8.2 miles
Charleston 10 milesLa Center 12.3 milesBlandville 12.8 miles
Bardwell 13.3 milesOlmsted 13.4 milesDiehlstadt 14.2 miles
Pulaski 14.7 milesAnniston 14.9 milesBertrand 16.2 miles
Tamms 17 milesKevil 17.4 milesColumbus 17.6 miles
Arlington 17.7 milesCommerce 18 milesUllin 18.8 miles

Distance between Cairo and other main cities and towns

Los Angeles : 1652 milesHouston : 615 milesPhiladelphia : 788 miles
Phoenix : 1312 milesSan Antonio : 751 milesSan Diego : 1606 miles
Dallas : 519 milesSan Jose : 1791 milesJacksonville : 632 miles
Indianapolis : 253 miles closestSan Francisco : 1852 milesAustin : 677 miles
Columbus : 394 milesFort Worth : 548 milesCharlotte : 483 miles
Distances are calculated as the crow flies

Schools in Cairo, IL

Elementary schools in Cairo

Cairo Elementary School

District of Cairo Unified School District 1
Lowest grade : PK, Highest grade : 5
Students : 257

Alternative schools in Cairo

Cairo Junior/Senior High School

District of Cairo Unified School District 1
Lowest grade : 6, Highest grade : 12
Students : 168

Leisure and activities in Cairo surrounding area

Golf course
Egyptian Country Club
to Mounds 9.4 miles
Ballard County Country Club
to La Center 12.6 miles