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Nelson, IL Real Estate

Nelson, Illinois is located in Lee County. Nearby cities and towns include Sterling, Rock Falls, Harmon, Dixon, Como, Grand Detour, Coleta, Amboy, Polo, Deer Grove, Lost Nation, Milledgeville, Tampico, Franklin Grove, Walnut, Lyndon, Ohio, Morrison, Prophetstown, Mount Morris, Ashton, Oregon, New Bedford, Chadwick, Sublette, Forreston, Manlius, Lanark, Adeline, West Brooklyn, La Moille, Hooppole, and Leaf River. Nelson is a rural community with a population of 161. The median household income is $39,166. In Nelson, 50% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 24% of the households. Half the population of Nelson commutes 20 minutes or less to work, with 67% of residents holding white collar jobs and 33% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Nelson, IL is 33 years, with 66% of those homes owned, 9% rented, and 26% not occupied. In the previous year, 2 Nelson properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Nelson in the previous year was $34,500.

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Nelson offers a range of educational opportunities with one elementary school and one middle school.

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Nelson, IL Local Market & Demographic Data

Married vs. single

Nelson, IL
  • 50% Single
  • 50% Married
Illinois
  • 51% Single
  • 49% Married

Male VS. Female

Nelson, IL
  • 47% Female
  • 53% Male
Illinois
  • 51% Female
  • 49% Male

Average Age of Citizens in Nelson, IL

  • 44
  • 38
  • Nelson, IL
  • Illinois

Average Age of Homes in Nelson, IL

  • 33
  • 38
  • Nelson, IL
  • Illinois

Vacant Homes in Nelson, IL

  • 26%
  • 8%
  • Nelson, IL
  • Illinois

Average INCOME of Citizens

  • $44,899
  • $77,034
  • Nelson, IL
  • Illinois

Owned Homes vs. Rented Homes

Nelson, IL
  • 66% Owned
  • 9% Rented
Illinois
  • 60% Owned
  • 32% Rented