The Village of New Lenox had a population of 26,091 as of July 1, 2016.
The primary coordinate point for New Lenox is located at latitude 41.51 and longitude -87.97 in Will County. The formal boundaries for the Village of New Lenox (see map below) encompass a land area of 15.98 sq. miles and a water area of 0.02 sq. miles. Will County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 669 feet.
The Village of New Lenox (GNIS ID: 2399470) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with New Lenox population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.
|Population in Households||26,012|
|Population in Familes||23,649|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||79|
|Average Household Size||3.07|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||8,767 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,545 (86.1%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||925 (10.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||297 ( 3.4%)|
|Median Home Value||$275,906|
|Average Home Value||$294,874|
|Median Household Income||$90,848|
|Average Household Income||$105,987|
|Per Capita Income||$35,430|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.2%|
|Per Capita Income||1.63%|
The table below compares New Lenox to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 84||94th|
|Population Density1||# 413||70th|
|Diversity Index2||# 474||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 84||94th|
|Per Capita Income||# 174||87th|
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