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Village of Lisle

  •   State: 
    DuPage County
      County FIPS: 
    41°47′33″N 88°05′18″W
      Area total: 
    7.08 sq mi (18.35 km²)
      Area land: 
    6.90 sq mi (17.88 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.18 sq mi (0.47 km²)
    676 ft (206 m)
    1832; Settled 1832; Incorporated June 26, 1956
  •   Latitude: 
      Dman name cbsa: 
    Chicago-Naperville-Elgin, IL-IN-WI
    Eastern Standard Time (EST) UTC-5:00; Eastern Daylight Time (EDT) UTC-4:00
      ZIP codes: 

    Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
      Population density: 
    3,509.56 residents per square mile of area (1,354.95/km²)
      Household income: 
      Unemployment rate: 
  •   Sales taxes: 
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Lisle (LY-l) is a village in DuPage County, Illinois, United States. The population was 22,390 at the 2010 census, and in 2019 the population was recorded to be 23,270. Lisle is part of the Chicago metropolitan area and the Illinois Technology and Research Corridor. It is also the headquarters of the Nuclear Regulatory Commission Region III. In July 2007, Lisle was ranked No. 20 in Money magazine's list of "100 Best Places to Live" and No. 17 on their 2009 list of the "Best Places for the Rich and Single" In 1832, brothers James C. Hatch and Luther A. Hatch began a small farming community named "DuPage" or "East DuPage" because of its proximity to the east branch of the DuPage River. In 1849, DuPage formed its first townships, and the name Lisle. was first proposed by early settler Alonzo B. Chatfield of Lisle, New York; the proposal was accepted, creating the Lisle Township. The village was incorporated on June 26, 1956, and was also named after Lisle, New York. On July 4, 2006 Lisle celebrated its 50th birthday by hosting the state's biggest fireworks display. In 2009, the town was named after the late S. L. Smith of Chicago, who was a prominent businessman and philanthropist in the Chicago area. The town is located at 41°4733N 88°0518W (41.7924954, -88.0882100) and has a total area of 7.021 square miles (18.18 km²).


The town of Lisle was settled in 1832, by brothers James C. Hatch and Luther A. Hatch after the close of the Black Hawk War. Lisle experienced many firsts in the decade of 1830s during the earliest years of settlement in DuPage County. In 1864, the Chicago, Burlington and Quincy Railroad arrived along with a newly constructed depot. On July 4, 2006, Lisle celebrated its 50th birthday by hosting the state's biggest fireworks display. The village was incorporated on June 26, 1956, and was also named after Lisle, New York. The name Lisle name was first proposed by early settler Alonzo B. Chatfield, who was from Lisle, New York; the proposal was accepted, creating the Lisle Township. Another story is that the town was named after the late S.Lisle Smith of Chicago; he was a member of the First Congregational Church of DuPage. The first post office was managed by John Thompson in 1834, and the first log schoolhouse was constructed in that same year and later replaced, in 1837, with a frame structure. The Lisle Station depot was later rebuilt by the CB&Q Railroad in 1874, but it was later destroyed by a fire. Today, commuter rail service is provided by Metra. The town is located on the west branch of the DuPage river, near present-day Naperville, Illinois. It was named "DuPage" or "East DuPage" because, of its proximity to the east branch ofthe DuPage River.


Lisle is located at 41°4733N 88°0518W (41.7924954, -88.0882100) According to the 2010 census, Lisle has a total area of 7.021 square miles (18.18 km²) Most of Lisle lies within the watershed of the east branch of the DuPage River. Lisle is home to the Lisle High School, which was founded in 1872. The school is located in the town's historic center. Lisses is also home to Lisle Middle School, where the school opened in 1874. Lissa High School was founded by the Lissens in 1876. The town is located on the east side of theDuPage River, which runs through Lissen. The DuPage is a tributary of the Chicago River, and runs through the center of the town. Lissy High School is also the home of the Lizzes High School. The high school was established in 1878. It is the oldest high school in the U.S. and has a history of more than 100 years. It was the first high school to open in Lisle in 1881. It has been the site of Lissons High School since 1883. The Lissans High School opened in 1896. The current high school has been in existence since 1891. The village has a population of 1,856. LISSES is a suburb of Lizzles, Illinois.


As of the census of 2010, there were 22,390 people, 9,304 households, and 5,444 families residing in the village. The mean household income for the village was $101,560 and the mean family income was $132,948. About 3.9% of families and 7.5% of the population were below the poverty line, including 8.6% of those under age 18 and 5.3% of people age 65 or over. The median age was 37.2 years. For every 100 females there were 97 males. The average household size was 2.32 and the average family size was 3.05. The population was spread out, with 7.1% from ages 15 to 19, 46. 6% from 20 to 39, 35.4% from 40 to 64, and 10. 9% who were 65 years of age or older. The racial makeup of the village is 77.7% White, 5.6%, African American, 0.1%, Native American, 11.9%, Asian, 2.03% Pacific Islander, and 2.5%. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 7.4%. The median home value was $100,000. The per capita income forthe village was $42,096. The village is located on the U.S. Census Bureau's definition of a "census-designated place" It is the only place in the state of New Hampshire that is not on the National Register of Historic Places.


CA Technologies, Molex, Armour-Eckrich, and Navistar are among the largest companies based in Lisle. Navistar recently relocated its headquarters to Lisle, occupying the large corporate buildings previously owned by Lucent Technologies. The corporate footprint of Lisle continues to expand as large companies seek an easily accessible, highly visible alternative to Chicago. The North American corporate headquarters of the market research firm Millward Brown, which is currently a subsidiary of WPP plc, is also located inLisle. According to the Village's 2018 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report, the top ten employers in the city are: CCA Technologies; Molex; Armour-eckrich; Navistar; and Cevallos. The city's unemployment rate is currently at 3.7%. The city has a population of 2,816. The unemployment rate for the city is currently 3.1%. The village's unemployment rates for the year are currently 3%. The town's population is 2,715. The village has a unemployment rate of 3.2%. The county's unemployment Rate is 3.8%. The state's unemploymentRate is 3%. Lisle's population has a poverty rate of 1.9%. The township's population was 2,917. The town has a Poverty Rate of 2.4%. The population's poverty rate is 1.8 percent. the city's population's Poverty Rate is 2.7 percent. The top employers for the village are: CA Technologies; molex; and Armour- eckrich.

Arts and culture

Lisle is home to the Morton Arboretum and the Jurica-Suchy Nature Museum. Four Lakes Ski Hill is a facility for skiers and snowboarders. The Chicago Bulls/Sox Training Academy runs year-round training programs in baseball, fastpitch softball, and basketball for youths. The Lisle Library contains a collection of materials, resources, technology and digital content. It also hosts local art exhibits. It is located in the Lisle neighborhood of Chicago, Illinois, near the city's downtown area and the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. It was founded in 1883. It has been named after a local family of the same name, who lived in Lisle for more than 100 years. It's also known as the "Lisle Library" because of its proximity to Lisle Park, where it is located. It contains a number of public buildings, including a library, a museum, a park, and a public art gallery. The library also hosts art exhibits, which are available for visitors to the city to view. The museum is located at the corner of Lisle Avenue and Lisle Road, near Lisle, Chicago, and the Chicago Public Library, which is on the other side of the street from the city. The city's public parks are also located at Lisle Station, Lisle Place, and Wrigleyville, near Chicago. They are known for their large number of parks, many of which are open to the public.


Lisle's school district is Lisle Community Unit School District 202. The majority of high school students living in Lisle attend Lisle Senior High School. Lisle is home to National Louis University, formerly known as Illinois Benedictine College. The Lisle campus trains students for careers in Automotive, Diesel and Welding. The Center for Entrepreneurship of the College of DuPage is located in the One Corporate Lakes building inLisle. The town is located on the banks of the Lisle River, near the village of Lisle and the town of Naperville, Illinois. The village has a population of about 2,000 people, mostly residents of the Naperville and Lisle areas. The city's population is about 3,000. The population of Napville, Illinois, is about 1,500 people. The community's population was 2,200 people in the year 2000, and it is expected to grow to 4,000 by the end of the year. The area's population growth rate has been between 1 and 2% since the early 1990s. The growth rate of the town's population in the last decade has been around 0.7%. The town has a median household income of about $30,000, and the unemployment rate is around 2%. The city has a high school graduation rate of about 1%. The average age of the city's residents is about 40 years old. The average height is about 6 feet (1.5 m) and the average weight is about 200 pounds (91 kg).

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois = 63.2. These Air Quality index is based on annual reports from the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The number of ozone alert days is used as an indicator of air quality, as are the amounts of seven pollutants including particulates, carbon monoxide, sulfur dioxide, lead, and volatile organic chemicals. The Water Quality Index is 47. A measure of the quality of an area’s water supply as rated by the EPA. Higher values are better (100=best). The EPA has a complex method of measuring the watershed quality, using 15 indicators such as pollutants, turbidity, sediments, and toxic discharges. The Superfund Sites Index is 21. Higher is better (100=best). Based upon the number and impact of EPA Superfund pollution sites in the county, including spending on the cleanup efforts. The UV Index in Lisle = 3.4 and is a measure of an area's exposure to the sun's ultraviolet rays. This is most often a combination of sunny weather, altitude, and latitude. The UV Index has been defined by the WHO ( and is uniform worldwide.


The most recent city population of 24,223 individuals with a median age of 38.1 age the population grows by 5.31% in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 3,509.56 residents per square mile of area (1,354.95/km²). There are average 2.62 people per household in the 46,450 households with an average household income of $78,930 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 8.70% of the available work force and has dropped -4.37% over the most recent 12-month period and the projected change in job supply over the next decade based on migration patterns, economic growth, and other factors will increase by 22.56%. The number of physicians in Lisle per 100,000 population = 386.3.


The annual rainfall in Lisle = 36.3 inches and the annual snowfall = 33 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 109. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 189. 86 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 14.1 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 44, where higher values mean a more pleasant climate. The Comfort Index measure recognizes that humidity by itself isn't the problem. (Have you noticed nobody ever complains about the weather being 'cold and humid?) It's in the summertime that we notice the humidity the most, when it's hot and muggy. Our Comfort Index uses a combination of afternoon summer temperature and humidity to closely predict the effect that the humidity will have on people.

Median Home Cost

The percentage of housing units in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 68.89%. A housing unit is a house, apartment, mobile home, or room occupied as separate living quarters. The average age of homes = 29 years with median home cost = $275,220 and home appreciation of -6.51%. This is the value of the years most recent home sales data. Its important to note that this is not the average (or arithmetic mean). The median home price is the middle value when you arrange all the sales prices of homes from lowest to highest. This is a better indicator than the average, because the median is not changed as much by a few unusually high or low values. The property tax rate of $18.51 shown here is the rate per $1,000 of home value. If for simplification for example the tax rate is $14.00 and the home value is $250,000, the property tax would be $14.00 x ($250,000/1000), or $3500. This is the 'effective' tax rate.


The local school district spends $6,096 per student. There are 16.7 students for each teacher in the school, 630 students for each Librarian and 744 students for each Counselor. 6.26% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 30.95% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 19.68% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Lisle's population in DuPage County, Illinois of 163,065 residents in 1930 has dropped 0,15-fold to 24,223 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 50.04% female residents and 49.96% male residents live in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois are married and the remaining 38.30% are single population.

  • 32.6 minutes is the average time that residents in Lisle require for a one-way commute to work. A long commute can have different effects on health. A Gallup poll in the US found that in terms of mental health, long haul commuters are up to 12 percent more likely to experience worry, and ten percent less likely to feel well rested. The Gallup poll also found that of people who commute 61­–90 minutes each day, a whopping one third complained of neck and back pain, compared to less than a quarter of people who only spend ten minutes getting to work.

    79.68% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 5.98% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 8.06% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 4.17% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois, 68.89% are owner-occupied homes, another 25.95% are rented apartments, and the remaining 5.17% are vacant.

  • The 57.28% of the population in Lisle, DuPage County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

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