|Lee County Illinois Cities/Towns - Amboy, Ashton, Compton, Dixon (County Seat), Franklin Grove, Harmon, Maytown, Nelson, Paw Paw, Steward, Sublette, West Brooklyn
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Lee County is a county located in the U.S. state of Illinois. As of 2000, the population was 36,062. Its county seat is Dixon.
Lee County was formed in 1839. The County is named in honor of Lighthorse Harry Lee, officer in the Revolutionary War, or Richard Henry Lee, member of the Continental Congress. The Declaration of Independence was adopted pursuant to Lee's Resolution.