Lake County Assessor's Office

Popularity:#1 of 2 Assessor Offices in Waukegan#5 of 7 Assessor Offices in Lake County#165 of 211 Assessor Offices in Illinois#3,033 in Assessor Offices

Lake County Assessor's Office Contact Information

Address, Phone Number, and Fax Number for Lake County Assessor's Office, an Assessor Office, at North County Street, Waukegan IL.

Lake County Assessor's Office
18 North County Street
Waukegan, Illinois, 60085

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About the Lake County Assessor's Office

The Lake County Assessor's Office, located in Waukegan, Illinois, determines the value of all taxable property in Lake County, IL. Taxable property includes land and commercial properties, often referred to as real property or real estate, and fixed assets owned by businesses, often referred to as personal property. Property assessments performed by the Assessor are used to determine the Lake County property taxes owed by individual taxpayers.

Property owners may contact the Assessment Office for questions about:
  • Lake County, IL property tax assessments
  • Property tax appeals and reassessments
  • Paying property tax bills and due dates
  • Property tax rates and tax roll
  • Lake County GIS maps, property maps, and plat maps
  • Property records and deeds in Lake County

Lake County Home & Property Tax Statistics

Find Lake County Home Values, Property Tax Payments (Annual), Property Tax Collections (Total), and Housing Characteristics. Data Source: U.S. Census Bureau; American Community Survey, 2018 ACS 5-Year Estimates.

Lake County Home Values
 Lake CountyIllinois
Median Home Value$259,900$187,200
Median Rental Cost (per month)$1,168$984
Lake County Property Tax Payments (Annual)
 Lake CountyIllinois
Median Property Taxes$7,347$4,299
Median Property Taxes (Mortgage)$7,631$4,695
Median Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$6,732$3,552
Lake County Property Tax Collections (Total)
 Lake CountyIllinois
Property Taxes$1,508,837,600$16,076,191,800
Property Taxes (Mortgage)$1,080,228,800$11,131,041,700
Property Taxes (No Mortgage)$428,608,800$4,945,150,100
Lake County Housing Characteristics
 Lake CountyIllinois
Total Housing Units263,3605,347,268
Occupied Housing Units244,672 (92.9%)4,830,038 (90.3%)
Vacant Housing Units18,688 (7.1%)517,230 (9.7%)
Owner Occupied Housing Units179,473 (73.4%)3,189,035 (66.0%)
Renter Occupied Housing Units65,199 (26.6%)1,641,003 (34.0%)
Housing Units (Mortgage)68.7%63.8%
Housing Units (No Mortgage)31.3%36.2%