27 W. Stephenson Street Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-233-1356 Fax: 815-235-4038
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Jane Addams, Nobel Peace Prize winner and founder of Chicago's Hull House, was born in Cedarville in 1860. You can tour Cedarville's Jane Addams Museum. Freeport native Robert Johnson founded Black Entertainment Television (BET) in 1980, became the first black billionaire and proceeded to co-own a pro basketball team with Michael Jordan and rapper Nelly.


CedarvilleCedarville, IL

Population: 741
President: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. , 815-563-4302
School: Freeport School District #145
View: ESRI Summary Report

Utilities

Water: Village of Cedarville
Sewer: Village of Cedarville
Electric: ComEd
Gas: Nicor
Telecommunications: Mediacom, Frontier, T6, AT&T, MCI, Sprint
Sanitation/Recycling: Gills Freeport Disposal

Community Details

Cedarville is a quiet village located about 10 minutes north of Freeport, where just over 700 people call home.

Awards and Notables

  • Cedarville is the birthplace of social activist Jane Addams, the 1931 Nobel Peace Prize winner

Parks and Recreation

  • Village parks and a community building
  • Jane Addams Museum
  • A village wide celebration at the end of June celebrates independence with fireworks and a community meal served by the village representatives
  • We are a community that enjoys grilling out in the spring and summer, bonfires in the fall, and neighborhood picnics throughout the warm weather months

Churches and Community Organizations

  • A very active Lions Club has done wonders for our village parks and community building
  • Cedarville Historical Society hosts community wide outdoor movies at the Jane Addams Museum Friday nights during the summer

Businesses and Industries

Large employers in Cedarville are:

 

Contact Us

27 W. Stephenson Street
Freeport, IL 61032
Phone: 815-233-1356
Fax: 815-235-4038
email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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