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The Illinois state capital is Springfield.
The population of Joy is approximately 452 (1990), 417 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 210 (1990), 175 (2010).
The amount of land area in Joy is 1.088 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Joy to Washington DC is 777 miles.
The distance to the Illinois state capital is 118 miles. (as the crow flies)
Joy is positioned 41.19 degrees north of the equator and 90.87 degrees west of the prime meridian.


Every year the Joy Post Office receives mail from all around the world for our Joy to the World post mark. It is a tradition that a Westmer High School student gets to make the mark.
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Joy City Government

Joy City Town Hall
200 W Main St
Joy, IL 61260
Phone: 309-584-4127

US Post Office
202 W Main St
Joy, IL 61260
Phone: 309-584-4851

Joy Schools

Westmer Superintendent Office
203 N Washington St
Joy, IL 61260
Phone: 309-584-4173

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