Skip to main content
U.S. flag

This is an original und secure website


  •   State: 
    Will County
      County all: 
    Will | Cook
      County FIPS: 
    17197 | 17031
    41°25′28″N 87°43′25″W
      Area total: 
    35.87 sq mi (92.9 km²)
      Area land: 
    35.8 sq mi (92.72 km²)
      Area water: 
    0.07 sq mi (0.18 km²)
    774 ft (236 m)
  •   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: 

    Monee, Will County, Illinois, United States

  •   Population: 
      Population density: 
    437.7 residents per square mile of area (169.0/km²)
      Household income: 
      Unemployment rate: 
  •   Sales taxes: 
      Income taxes: 

Monee Township is one of 24 townships in Will County, Illinois. As of the 2010 census, its population was 15,669 and it contained 6,182 housing units. It includes all of Monee, almost all of University Park as well as a small portion of Park Forest. The township is bordered by Western Avenue on the east, Steger Road on the north (where Cook County and Will County share a border), Harlem Avenue (Illinois Route 43) on the west, and Offner road on the south. It used to be known as Carcy Township, but the name was changed at an unknown date. It contains the Saint Paul's United Church of Christ Cemetery. It is located in the 2nd congressional district of Illinois and the 15th state Senate district. It has a total area of 35.87 square miles (92.9 km²) (or 99.80%) of which 35.8 sq miles (93 km 2) is land and 0.07sq miles (0.18 km²), (or 0.20%) is water. It also contains the Pine Lake Nature Preserve and the Raccoon Grove Nature Preserves. It was once called Carcy Town, but that name has since been changed to Monese Township. The name of the township was changed back to Carcy at some point in the 1800s. It now has a population of 15,699. It's one of the 24 townsships in Illinois.


According to the 2010 census, the township has a total area of 35.87 square miles (92.9 km²) It includes all of Monee, almost all of University Park as well as a small portion of Park Forest. The township is bordered by Western Avenue on the east, Steger Road on the north (where Cook County and Will County share a border), Harlem Avenue (Illinois Route 43) on the west, and Offner road on the south. It also contains the Saint Paul's United Church of Christ Cemetery. It is located in Cook County, Illinois, near the city of Chicago and the Chicago suburb of Winthrop Harbor. It has a population of 1,715,000 (as of the 2010 Census), making it one of the largest townships in the state. The population of Cook County was 1,816,000 in the 2010 census and 1,917,000 in the 2000  Census county  Census. It was the most populated county in Illinois in the 1990s, followed by Cook County in the 2000s. The town is located on the banks of the Illinois River, which runs through the center of the township. The village of Winnebago is located near the town of Winneshiek, and is the largest city in the county, with a population in the mid-twenties. The city of Winnetka is in the north, and the village of Waukegan, in the south, is the second largest.


The U.S. population is growing at a rapid rate, according to a new study. It's the fastest-growing demographic group in the world. The population is expected to grow at a rate of 3.7% over the next decade. The U.N. estimates that the U.K. population will grow by 3.8% by 2050. The rate of growth will be the highest in the United States since the 1970s, the study says. The country's population is projected to grow by 4.5% by 2030. The growth rate is the fastest since the 1990s. The nation's population will reach a record-high of 4.7 million by 2050, the report says. That's up from 3.4% in 2000. The United States is expectedto grow by 2.9% in the coming decades. The world's population has grown by 1.6% in that time, the United Nations says, and the rate of population growth is the highest since the 1960s and 1970s. It is the world's fastest growing demographic group since the 1950s and 1960s. America's population growth has been the fastest in the last 50 years, the survey finds. The number of people living in America has grown from 1.3% to 1.7%. The population's growth rate has been about 3.6%. The United Nations estimates that it will reach 2.7 percent by 2030, up from 2.1% in 2007. The global population growth rate will be 2.4%.

Political districts

Illinois's 2nd congressional district is in the state's second district. The state's other congressional districts are in the third district and the fourth district. Illinois is home to the U.S. House of Representatives, the Senate and the state Senate. Illinois' 2nd district is located in Illinois' second largest city, Chicago. It is also home to its second-largest state Senate district, which is in Chicago's third district. It's home to Illinois' first congressional district, located in the city of Carbondale, which has a population of more than 1.5 million. The district is also the home of Illinois' governor, who is from the district's third-largest city, Champaign-Urbana. It also contains the state legislature's state House and state Senate districts, which are both in the fourth and fifth districts, respectively. Illinois has the nation's second largest economy, with an economy of $1.2 billion. It has one of the highest unemployment rates in the nation, at 8.7 percent. It was the third-highest rate in the United States in 2008, according to the National Institute of Taxation and Economic Policy Institute (NITI) The state has the second-highest unemployment rate in Illinois, at 7.8 percent in 2008. It had the highest rate of youth unemployment in the country, at 6.9 percent in 2010. In 2009, the state had the lowest rate of unemployment, at 5.7 per cent.

Air Quality, Water Quality, Superfund Sites & UV Index

The Air Quality index is in Monee, Will County, Illinois = 77. 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 36. 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 69. 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 Monee = 3.7 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 5,128 individuals with a median age of 34 age the population grows by 28.91% in Monee, Will County, Illinois population since 2000 and are distributed over a density of 437.7 residents per square mile of area (169.0/km²). There are average 2.71 people per household in the 6,320 households with an average household income of $64,585 a year. The unemployment rate in Alabama is 10.20% 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 21.06%. The number of physicians in Monee per 100,000 population = 98.7.


The annual rainfall in Monee = 36.8 inches and the annual snowfall = 16.9 inches. The annual number of days with measurable precipitation (over .01 inch) = 90. The average number of days per year that are predominantly sunny = 189. 84 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily high temperature for the month of July and 13.9 degrees Fahrenheit is the average daily low temperature for the month of January. The Comfort Index (higher=better) is 43, 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 Monee, Will County, Illinois which are owned by the occupant = 71.18%. 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 = $174,440 and home appreciation of -14.64%. 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 $18.40 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 $4,458 per student. There are 18.6 students for each teacher in the school, 1435 students for each Librarian and 994 students for each Counselor. 7.66% of the area’s population over the age of 25 with an Associate Degree or other 2-year college degree, 14.75% with a master’s degree, Ph.D. or other advanced college degree and 8.32% with high school diplomas or high school equivalency degrees (GEDs).

  • Monee's population in Will County, Illinois of 4,334 residents in 1900 has increased 1,18-fold to 5,128 residents after 120 years, according to the official 2020 census.

    Approximately 51.64% female residents and 48.36% male residents live in Monee, Will County, Illinois.

    As of 2020 in Monee, Will County, Illinois are married and the remaining 41.61% are single population.

  • 36.9 minutes is the average time that residents in Monee 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.

    74.46% of the working population which commute to work alone in their car, 8.95% of the working population which commutes to work in a carpool, 9.15% of the population that commutes using mass transit, including bus, light rail, subway, and ferry. 3.30% of the population that has their home as their principal place of work.

  • Of the total residential buildings in Monee, Will County, Illinois, 71.18% are owner-occupied homes, another 25.24% are rented apartments, and the remaining 3.57% are vacant.

  • The 52.41% of the population in Monee, Will County, Illinois who identify themselves as belonging to a religion are distributed among the following most diverse religions.

Show cameras in area

Cameras in


Please wait while loading content

Please wait

Booking Offer

Other cities around Cottage City

Title Distance in miles Show on Map

Skyline of Will County

In 51 U.S. states are published

3853 Companies
1226 Counties
2376 Cities

The 5 newest Companies

The Gilded Nest

16A N State St, Greenfield, IN 46140

Risco Reusable Industrial Supply Co

1260 N Queen Rd, Walkerton, IN 46574

Southern Guide Fishing Maps

500 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541

Innova Computers

3460 W Walnut St, Garland, TX 75042

Swann Warehouse

111 Poplar St, Murray, KY 42071

Other Companies

Southern Guide Fishing Maps

500 Gulf Shore Dr, Destin, FL 32541

Always Quilts

24747 163rd St, Leavenworth, KS 66048

R&S Imports

506 Sandau Rd #800, San Antonio, TX 78216

Raintree Christian Academy

4917 FL-54, New Port Richey, FL 34652

Bargain Boutique

103 E Main St, Goldendale, WA 98620

Landscape of Illinois