Amboy Lee County, Illinois

Amboy: City in Lee County, Illinois, United States

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About

Amboy is a city located in the county of Lee in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 3,108 and a population density of 191 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 2,841 inhabitants.

The city was created 167 years ago in 1853.

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Geography

Amboy is located at 41°42'51"N 89°19'43"W (41.7142000, -89.3287100).

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Weather

Amboy forecast: Sunny, with a high near 84. more

Amboy Quick Facts

Population : 2,841 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Lee County
Postal code : 61310
Area : 16.3 km2
Altitude : 745 feet / 227 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (167 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−06:00
Local time : 19:15:47 (16th September 2021)
Density : 174 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -9.4% (2010-2020)
Weather : 84℉ Sunny 7-days weather

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Amboy decreased by 9.4% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 3,108 - census
2011 3,063 -1.47% estimation process
2012 3,021 -1.39% estimation process
2013 2,994 -0.9% estimation process
2014 2,980 -0.47% estimation process
2015 2,947 -1.12% estimation process
2016 2,930 -0.58% estimation process
2017 2,931 0.03% estimation process
2018 2,906 -0.86% estimation process
2019 2,887 -0.66% estimation process
2020 2,841 -1.62% estimation process

Amboy zip code is 61310. County name: Lee, County fips: 17103

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People born in Amboy (6)

People born in Amboy, including tenor and actor Allen Doone, football player and coach Frank Shaughnessy, United States federal judge Michael M. Mihm, you can see a list of people who born in Amboy.

Schools in Amboy

College & universities near Amboy, IL

Code Name City ZIP
148672 Sauk Valley Community College Dixon (IL) 61021-9112

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Amboy, IL

Code Name Address Type
MDT Mendota station 783 Main Street RAIL
PCT Princeton 107 Bicentennial Dr. RAIL
PLO Plano 101 West Main Street RAIL
RCK Rockford, Illinois 7559 Walton St. BUS
KEE Kewanee Loomis and North Tremont Sts. RAIL

Post offices near Amboy

Post Office Name City ZIP
Amboy Post Office Amboy (IL) 61310

Other places with the same name (5)

  • Amboy , New York city in Oswego County, New York, United States of America with a population of 1,317 people.
  • Amboy , Ohio township in Fulton County, Ohio with a population of 1,176 people.
  • Amboy , Indiana town of the United States with a population of 353 people.
  • Amboy , Minnesota human settlement in Blue Earth County, Minnesota, United States of America with a population of 161 people.

Other cities in Lee County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lee County , IL.

City Name Population Title
Dixon 2,114 City and county seat of Lee County, Illinois, United States
Paw Paw 832 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Nelson 660 Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States of America
Lee Center 552 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Nachusa 454 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Franklin Grove 374 City in Illinois, United States of America
Sublette 301 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Compton 279 Village in Illinois, United States
Steward 238 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Harmon 238 Village in Illinois, USA
Lee 196 Village in DeKalb and Lee counties, Illinois, United States
Ashton 196 Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States
West Brooklyn 131 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Amboy distances to largest Illinois cities