Lee County, Illinois (IL)

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County population in 2012: 35,037 (47% urban, 53% rural); it was 36,062 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 6,670
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 3,543
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 9,790
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,545 (it was 3,463 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

33%

Land area: 725 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 49 people per square mile   (average).

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Lee County: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (21.9%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (13.0%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (12.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 53%
  • Government: 10%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Lee County, Illinois:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (88.3%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.0%)
  • Black Non-Hispanic Alone (4.7%)
  • Two or more races (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Illinois median age:  36.0 years
Males: 18,910  (51.3%)
Females: 17,121  (48.7%)
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Lee County,IL real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Lee County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2013: $51,682 ($40,967 in 1999)

This county:

$51682
Illinois:

$56210

Median contract rent in 2013 for apartments: $500 (lower quartile is $386, upper quartile is $632)
This county:

$500
State:

$772


Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $104,291 (it was $83,400 in 2000)
Lee:

$104,291
Illinois:

$169,600
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $73,569 - $163,262
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,074
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $422

Institutionalized population: 2,664
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 110 buildings, average cost: $157,900
  • 2008: 63 buildings, average cost: $188,400
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $203,700

Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,751 (2.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,309 (2.2%)

Lee County household income distribution in 2009 Lee County home values distribution Lee County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.4%
(12.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.5% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 53.3% for other race residents, 7.3% for two or more races residents)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.3%
Lee County:

12.3%
Illinois:

14.7%
(12.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.4% for Black residents, 20.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 55.7% for other race residents, 7.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2013: 42 years old
(Males: 40 years old, Females: 43 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 44 years old, Black residents: 35 years old, American Indian residents: 53 years old, Asian residents: 37 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26 years old, Other race residents: 35 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Lee County is $434 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $522 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $697 a month.

Cities in this county include: Dixon, Amboy, Ashton, Franklin Grove, Paw Paw, Sublette, Compton, Lee, Steward, West Brooklyn.

Lee County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Lee County: Rock River Bible Camp (A), Dixon Country Club (B), Lee County 4-H Center (C), Stores (D), Midway Drive-In (E), Camp H C Warner (F), Camp Joy Bible Camp (G), Sundial Farms (H), Lee County Landfill (I), Svela Farms (J), Kessel Farms (K), Red Brick Road Farm (L), Journeysend Farm (M), Ackland Farm (N), Connell Farm (O), Bonnell Farms (P), Zimmerman Farms (Q), Setchell Farms (R), Gilmore Farms (S), Rhodenbaugh Farm (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lee County include: Sugar Grove Church (A), Ashton Church (B), Reynolds Church (C), Union Church (D), Immanuel Lutheran Church (E), Paw Paw Bible Church (F), Saint James Church (G), Community Church (H), Northside Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Sugar Grove Cemetery (1), Saint Patrick's Cemetery (2), Mount Union Cemetery (3), Mormon Cemetery (4), Girton Cemetery (5), German Cemetery (6), Gehant Farm Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lyon Lakes (A), Leake Lake (B), Mallard Pond (C), Lake Sunset (D), Woodhaven Lake (E), Stroyan Lake (F), Bass Lake (G), Black Oak Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Chamberlain Creek (A), Sevenmile Branch (B), Dry Run (C), Reid Creek (D), Sullivan Lateral (E), Grubin Ditch (F), Johns Creek (G), Franklin Creek (H), Fivemile Branch (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Lee County include: Atlasta Park (1), Bartlett Woods Nature Preserve (2), Foley Sand Prairie Nature Preserve (3), Franklin Creek Nature Preserve (4), Temperance Hill Cemetery Prairie Nature Preserve (5), Franklin Creek State Park (6), Green River State Wildlife Management Area (7), Mill Springs Day Use Area (8), Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park (9). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Bureau County , DeKalb County , La Salle County , Ogle County , Whiteside County .

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

7.4%
Illinois:

7.1%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 1,434
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 80.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 13.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 691 (48% naturalized citizens)

Lee County:

1.9%
Whole state:

12.3%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 139
  • 1990 to 1994: 64
  • 1985 to 1989: 70
  • 1980 to 1984: 33
  • 1975 to 1979: 63
  • 1970 to 1974: 39
  • 1970 to 1974: 76
  • 1965 to 1969: 207

Mean travel time to work (commute): 21.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 63.5%

Lee County marital status for males Lee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Lee County with a mortgage: 5,058 (487 second mortgage, 813 home equity loan, 7 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,934

Here:

0.0% with mortgage
State:

69.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Lee County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic8,3799
Mainline Protestant6,33527
Evangelical Protestant3,52822
Black Protestant1191
Other32
None17,667-
Lee County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Lee County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 16
Lee County:

4.56 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 30
This county:

8.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Lee County:

8.6%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Lee County:

27.3%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.6%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Lee County:

Average size of farms: 462 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $153,754
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $297.98
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 3.49%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 16.53%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $129,069
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 93.22%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $136,565
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 89.31%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.40
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 1.95%
Corn for grain: 210568 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 1157 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 141818 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,553 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 17 acres

Tornado activity:

Lee County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Illinois state average. It is 3009429.7 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 fatalities and 11 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 4/6/1972, a category 2 (max. wind speeds 113-157 mph) tornado killed one person and injured 9 people and caused between $50,000 and $500,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Lee County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Illinois state average. It is 85% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 242.5 miles away from Lee County center
On 6/28/2004 at 06:10:52, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 MB, 4.2 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 31.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 218.4 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 274.9 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 241.6 miles away from Lee County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 229.9 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Lee County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 3

Class of Workers

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (21%)
  • Germany (12%)
  • United Kingdom (11%)
  • Laos (6%)
  • Philippines (6%)
  • Korea (6%)
  • India (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Lee County (%):

  • German (34%)
  • Irish (15%)
  • United States or American (9%)
  • English (8%)
  • Norwegian (3%)
  • Italian (3%)
  • Swedish (3%)

Lee County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 13,183 (82%)
  • Carpooled: 1,600 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 54 (0%)
  • Railroad: 2 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 42 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 48 (0%)
  • Walked: 439 (3%)
  • Other means: 104 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 633 (4%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


People in group quarters in Lee County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 2,200 people in state prisons
  • 465 people in nursing homes
  • 204 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 66 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 40 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 13 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 13 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 5 people in religious group quarters

People in group quarters in Lee County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 2,249 people in state prisons
  • 348 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 123 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 78 people in college/university student housing
  • 40 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 7 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 6 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals and psychiatric units in other hospitals
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $53,268.

4.92% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,118 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.92%
Illinois average:

4.45%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.95% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($24,611 average AGI)
0.97% relocated from other states ($7,507 average AGI)
Lee County:

0.97%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Whiteside County, IL  1.17% ($27,380 average AGI)
from Ogle County, IL  0.78% ($31,000)
from La Salle County, IL  0.29% ($32,100)
from DeKalb County, IL  0.28% ($31,231)
from Cook County, IL  0.25% ($40,086)
from Winnebago County, IL  0.20% ($19,429)
from Bureau County, IL  0.17% ($32,000)


6.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,834 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Illinois average:

4.96%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.55% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($26,136 average AGI)
1.70% relocated to other states ($9,698 average AGI)
Lee County:

1.70%
Illinois average:

2.36%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Whiteside County, IL  1.31% ($32,562 average AGI)
to Ogle County, IL  0.77% ($36,615)
to La Salle County, IL  0.35% ($26,020)
to Cook County, IL  0.33% ($39,630)
to DeKalb County, IL  0.26% ($37,500)
to Winnebago County, IL  0.23% ($45,219)
to Bureau County, IL  0.16% ($34,696)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.7

Births per 1000 population in Lee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2013: 10.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Lee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 4.9

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Lee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 6,214 (5,375 aged, 839 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 6%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 2.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 15055.12
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 276.990
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42426.28

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1115.810
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1135.440
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 11.21

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 38.87
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 61.68

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5.61

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 149.5. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 33,159

Size of family households: 4,364 2-persons, 1,868 3-persons, 1,641 4-persons, 767 5-persons, 275 6-persons, 149 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 3,962 1-person, 600 2-persons, 82 3-persons, 35 4-persons, 12 5-persons, 3 6-persons.

6,243 married couples with children.
1,832 single-parent households (478 men, 1,354 women).

96.2% of residents of Lee County speak English at home.
1.7% of residents speak Spanish at home (68% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (87% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 3% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (49% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 24% speak English not well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 25% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $184,792,000 ($5170 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,917,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $90,128,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $41,019,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $18,600,000
Federal grants: $27,868,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,520,000 ($195,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $5,657,000 ($465,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $526,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,247,000
Federal Government insurance: $105,663,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,923
Here:

54 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 2,017
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +107
Here:

+3 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -368
Here -10 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Lee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.28 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.1

Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 55
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,317
  • 1990 to 1999: 1,181
  • 1980 to 1989: 652
  • 1970 to 1979: 2,042
  • 1960 to 1969: 1,990
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,715
  • 1940 to 1949: 1,111
  • 1939 or earlier: 4,899
Rooms in houses/apartments in Lee County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 1
  • 2 rooms: 28
  • 3 rooms: 148
  • 4 rooms: 820
  • 5 rooms: 1,953
  • 6 rooms: 2,504
  • 7 rooms: 1,852
  • 8 rooms: 1,216
  • 9+ rooms: 1,268
  • 1 room: 9
  • 2 rooms: 287
  • 3 rooms: 521
  • 4 rooms: 888
  • 5 rooms: 671
  • 6 rooms: 482
  • 7 rooms: 266
  • 8 rooms: 215
  • 9+ rooms: 124
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Lee County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 10
  • 1 bedroom: 279
  • 2 bedrooms: 2,075
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,120
  • 4 bedrooms: 1,847
  • 5+ bedrooms: 459
  • no bedroom: 38
  • 1 bedroom: 913
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,391
  • 3 bedrooms: 706
  • 4 bedrooms: 301
  • 5+ bedrooms: 114
Cars and other vehicles available in Lee County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 244
  • 1 vehicle: 2,602
  • 2 vehicles: 4,384
  • 3 vehicles: 1,862
  • 4 vehicles: 506
  • 5+ vehicles: 192
  • no vehicle: 613
  • 1 vehicle: 1,497
  • 2 vehicles: 1,000
  • 3 vehicles: 279
  • 4 vehicles: 38
  • 5+ vehicles: 36

61% of Lee County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 51% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 79% lived in Illinois.

Lee County:

60.5%
State average:

58.6%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $69,200


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Lee County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (75.5%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (14.3%)
  • Electricity (7.6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.8%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Utility gas (53.4%)
  • Electricity (30.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.6%)
  • Other fuel (1.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 618
Here:

14.8%
Illinois:

13.4%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 186
Here:

8.0%
Illinois:

11.1%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 152
Here:

11.9%
Illinois:

25.8%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Lee County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $392,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $3,047,000
    Police Protection: $2,448,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,083,000
    General - Other: $2,044,000
    Health - Other: $1,702,000
    Financial Administration: $1,217,000
    Central Staff Services: $571,000
    General Public Buildings: $325,000
    Correctional Institutions: $80,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $176,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,926,000

Lee County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - All Other: $2,925,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $379,000
    All Other: $137,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $585,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $931,000
    Interest Earnings: $346,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,494,000
    Highways: $824,000
    Health and Hospitals: $171,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,792,000
    Other License: $2,527,000
    Other Selective Sales: $123,000

Lee County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $6,628,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,286,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,342,000

Lee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $8,530,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

Lee County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1993
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Lee County Fatal accident statistics for 1994 - 2013
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Most common first names in Lee County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John29774.5 years
Mary28579.8 years
William27676.4 years
Robert22971.5 years
George18976.7 years
Charles18375.8 years
Helen18280.3 years
James17470.1 years
Ruth13881.3 years
Dorothy12877.9 years
Most common last names in Lee County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith13773.7 years
Miller10778.7 years
Johnson9374.8 years
Jones5774.6 years
Williams4773.3 years
Nelson4474.4 years
Wilson3876.1 years
Thompson3775.1 years
Brown3373.1 years
Bonnell3372.1 years
Businesses in Lee County, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1Nike3
Ace Hardware1Nissan1
AutoZone1Penske1
Burger King1Pizza Hut1
Chevrolet1SAS Shoes1
Comfort Inn1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Subway3
Domino's Pizza1Super 81
FedEx1Taco Bell1
Ford1Toyota1
GameStop1True Value1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
Hardee's1U.S. Cellular2
Jimmy John's1UPS4
KFC1Verizon Wireless1
MasterBrand Cabinets8Volkswagen1
Maurices1Walgreens1
Mazda1Walmart1
McDonald's1YMCA1