Dixon, Lee County, Illinois
Dixon: City and county seat of Lee County, Illinois, United States
Dixon is a city located in the county of Lee in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 15,733 and a population density of 776 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 14,927 inhabitants.
The city was created 195 years ago in 1827.
Quick Facts about Dixon
|Population :||14,927 (2020)|
|Country :||United States of America|
|State :||Illinois (United States)|
|County :||Lee County|
|Postal code :||61021|
|Phone Area Codes :||815|
|Area :||20.27 km2|
|Altitude :||2,336 feet / 712 meters|
|Capital city :||Dixon is capital of Lee County|
|Establishment :||January 01, 1828 (195 years ago)|
|Time Zone :||America/Chicago|
|Local time :||13:03:47 (30th May 2023)|
|Density :||736 Pop. per km² as of 2020|
|Population growth :||-5.4% (2010-2020)|
Dixon is located at 41°50'20"N 89°28'46"W (41.8389200, -89.4795500).
- Official Website
Official website of Dixon
According to census records, the population of Dixon decreased by 5.4% in 10 years.
People born in Dixon (22)
People born in Dixon, including astronomer John Adelbert Parkhurst, politician Daniel W. Hamilton, politician H. Allen Smith, .
- John Devine (Road bicycle racer) he was born in 02/11/1985
- Fred Sterling (American politician) he was born in 29/06/1869
- Sean Considine (American football player) he was born in 17/12/1982
- Arthur E. Bestor (president of the Chautauqua Institution) he was born in 01/01/1879
- George William Bulmer (Canadian flying ace in World War I) he was born in 01/09/1898
- Jerry Hey (American musician) he was born in 01/01/1950
- Larry Young (former baseball umpire from the United States) he was born in 06/02/1954
- Marla Alupoaicei (American Christian author and speaker) she was born in 01/01/1974
- Richard A. Lovett (American writer) he was born in 28/10/1953
- Rita Crundwell (Accused of fraud) she was born in 10/01/1953
- Rondi Reed (American actress) she was born in 26/10/1952
- Samuel Cook Edsall (American bishop) he was born in 15/02/1860
- Sherwood Dixon (American politician) he was born in 19/06/1896
- John Bryant (American actor (1916-1989)) he was born in 10/08/1916
- Tom Demmer (American politician) he was born in 01/01/1986
- Frederica D. Detmers (American botanist (1867—1934)) she was born in 16/01/1867
- Minnie Gow Walsworth (American poet) she was born in 25/07/1859
- Isaiah Roby (American basketball player) he was born in 03/02/1998
Schools in Dixon
College & universities near Dixon, IL
|148672||Sauk Valley Community College||Dixon (IL)||61021-9112|
Amtrak & bus stations near Dixon, IL
|MDT||Mendota station||783 Main Street||RAIL|
|PCT||Princeton||107 Bicentennial Dr.||RAIL|
|RCK||Rockford, Illinois||7559 Walton St.||BUS|
|KEE||Kewanee||Loomis and North Tremont Sts.||RAIL|
|PLO||Plano||101 West Main Street||RAIL|
Post offices near Dixon
|Post Office Name||City||ZIP|
|Dixon Post Office||Dixon (IL)||61021|
Other places with the same name (10)
- Dixon , California place in Solano county, California, USA with a population of 20,440 people.
- Dixon , Missouri city in Pulaski county, Missouri, USA with a population of 1,457 people.
- Dixon , New Mexico unincorporated community in New Mexico with a population of 926 people.
- Dixon , Kentucky city in Webster county, Kentucky, USA with a population of 877 people.
- Dixon , Ohio township in Preble County, Ohio with a population of 544 people.
- Dixon , Iowa city in Scott county, Iowa, USA with a population of 249 people.
- Dixon , South Dakota city in United States of America with a population of 125 people.
- Dixon , Wyoming town in Carbon County, Wyoming, United States with a population of 94 people.
- Dixon , Nebraska village in Dixon county, Nebraska, USA with a population of 80 people.
Other cities in Lee County
Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Lee County , IL.
|Amboy||2,841||City in Lee County, Illinois, United States|
|Franklin Grove||919||City in Illinois, United States of America|
|Ashton||878||Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States|
|Paw Paw||832||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Lee Center||552||Township in Lee County, Illinois|
|Nachusa||454||Township in Lee County, Illinois|
|Sublette||415||Township in Lee County, Illinois|
|Lee||323||Village in DeKalb and Lee counties, Illinois, United States|
|Compton||279||Village in Illinois, United States|
|Steward||238||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Nelson||156||Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States of America|
|West Brooklyn||131||Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America|
|Harmon||109||Village in Illinois, USA|
Distance to Other Cities
Dixon distances to largest Illinois cities