The Village of Lemont had a population of 16,720 as of July 1, 2018. Lemont ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Illinois. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Lemont is located at latitude 41.6673 and longitude -87.9844 in Cook County. The formal boundaries for the Village of Lemont (see map below) encompass a land area of 8.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.4 sq. miles. Cook County is in the Central time zone (GMT -6). The elevation is 607 feet.
While the primary coordinates for Village of Lemont are located in Cook County, it should be noted that the formal boundaries for this community also extend into and DuPage County.
The Village of Lemont (GNIS ID: 2398417) 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.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Lemont: Athens, Keepatau, Palmyra, Yankee Settlement.
|Population in Households||16,521|
|Population in Familes||14,715|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||199|
|Median Household Income||$98,617|
|Average Household Income||$124,258|
|Per Capita Income||$44,489|
|Total Housing Units||6,269 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||4,944 (78.9%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,045 (16.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||280 ( 4.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$383,756|
|Average Home Value||$411,372|
|Average Household Size||2.76|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||0.96%|
|Per Capita Income||1.96%|
The table below compares Lemont to the other 1,368 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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||# 154||89th|
|Population Density||# 260||81st|
|Diversity Index||# 480||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 91||93rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 95||93rd|
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