Lee County , Illinois

Lee County: County in Illinois, United States

Lee County locator map
Location of Lee County on Illinois map.

About

Lee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of the 2010 census, the population was 36,031 and a population density of 19 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 county had an estimated population of 34,096 inhabitants. Its county seat is Dixon. The county was created 182 years ago in 1839.

Geography

Lee County is located at 41°44'46"N 89°18'1"W (41.7461900, -89.3003900). It has 5 neighbors: Bureau County, DeKalb County, La Salle County, Ogle County and Whiteside County.

Dixon Il Lee County Courthouse3 image
Dixon Il Lee County Courthouse3

The largest city of Lee County is Dixon with a population of 17,196. Other cities include, Amboy population 2,887, Franklin Grove population 938, Paw Paw population 848 and Palmyra population 731. See all Lee County cities & populated places.

Dixon Il Lee County Courthouse3 image

Lee County map

Lee County Quick Facts

Population : 34,096 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
Different from : Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County, Lee County
Area : 1889 km2
Water as percent of area : 0.6%
Land as percent of area : 99.4%
Named for : Henry Lee III
Capital : Dixon
Establishment : February 02, 1839
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 05:15:32 (4th August 2021)
Density : 18 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : -5.68% (2010-2019)

Lee County has 5 neighbours.

Demographics

According to census records, the population of Lee County decreased by 5.68% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 36,031 - census
2011 35,609 -1.19% estimation process
2012 35,216 -1.12% estimation process
2013 35,121 -0.27% estimation process
2014 34,910 -0.6% estimation process
2015 34,521 -1.13% estimation process
2016 34,494 -0.08% estimation process
2017 34,540 0.13% estimation process
2018 34,296 -0.71% estimation process
2019 34,096 -0.59% estimation process

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People born in Lee County (4)

People born in Lee County, including politician U. S. Guyer, botanist Harvey Monroe Hall, politician David Shanahan, you can see a list of people who born in Lee County.

Other places with the same name (11)

Lee County Populated Places

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

City Name Population Title
Dixon 17,196 City and county seat of Lee County, Illinois, United States
Amboy 2,887 City in Lee County, Illinois, United States
Franklin Grove 938 City in Illinois, United States of America
Ashton 891 Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States
Paw Paw 848 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Palmyra 731
Lee Center 560 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Nachusa 462 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Sublette 421 Township in Lee County, Illinois
Lee 327 Village in DeKalb and Lee counties, Illinois, United States
Compton 283 Village in Illinois, United States
Steward 241 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Nelson 159 Village in Lee County, Illinois, United States of America
West Brooklyn 133 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Harmon 111 Village in Illinois, USA

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