Village of New Lenox Facts

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Location

County: Will
Region: Northeast
Distance from Chicago: 36 miles
CMSA: Chicago
US Congressional District: 11th
Illinois Senate District: 41st
Illinois House District: 81st

Population

AREA: AS OF 2010
Area 2010
Village of New Lenox 24,633
Will County 685,251
Metro Statistical Area 9,661,840
Illinois 12,831,970
*Estimated 2006 Population  

Economic Indicators

Average Household Income: $99,755
Property Tax Rate: 6.7925%
Average Home Sale Price: $258,793
Sales Tax Rate: 8.0%

Labor Statistics

Visit the New Lenox Profile
on the DCEO website:
Department of Commerce and Economic Opportunity

Water

Water Source: Lake Michigan
Storage Capacity: 8.0 million gallons
Average Demand: 2.0 million gallons
Peak Demand: 4.0 million gallons

Cable TV Information

Comcast Cable Services (866) 594-1234 www.comcast.com

Highway Information

Nearby Interstate Highways:      
I-80 I-55 I-57 I-355
 
Accessible 4-lane Highways:      
RT-30 RT-52 RT-45 RT-6

Rail Information

Rail Line Service:
Metra (Rock Island)
Elgin, Joliet & Eastern
Metra Southwest Service Cooridor

Air Service Information

NAME: MILES FROM VILLAGE:
O'Hare International Airport 45
Midway Airport 20
Peotone Airport (proposed) 20

Local Transit Information

NAME: MILES FROM VILLAGE:
Pace Inter-City / Intra-City Bus
New Lenox Township Intra-City

Education

Post-Secondary Information

NAME/ADDRESS: DISTANCE FROM VILLAGE:
Joliet Junior College
1216 Houbolt
Joliet, IL 60436
815/729-9020
12
University of St. Francis
500 Wilcox
Joliet, IL 60435
815/740-3360
8
Lewis University
Rt. 53
Romeoville, IL 60441
815/838-0500
15
Governors State University
University Park, IL 60466
20
 

Local K-12 Information

SCHOOL TYPE NO. OF SCHOOLS GRADES
Elementary 6 K-3
Middle School 4 4-6
Junior High School 2 7-8
Senior High School 2 9-12
 

Private/Parochial:

SCHOOL TYPE NO. OF SCHOOLS
Elementary 1
High School 1

Upcoming Events

The New Lenox Chamber and surrounding community hosts a variety of events. Look here for upcoming events or check the calendar ahead for more!