Cedarville

Population: 741
President: Shawn Cox, 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: