Lake County Illinois Tax Sale


In Illinois, the Tax Collector will sell Tax Lien Certificates to winning bidders at the Lake County Tax Lien Certificates sale. According to state law Illinois Tax Lien Certificates can earn as much as None 18% on the amount winning bidders pay to purchase Illinois Tax Lien Certificates. In addition, Illinois Tax Lien Certificates are secured by real estate. According to Illinois law a property owner has Two (2) years or (3) years to pay Lake County the amount the winning bidder paid to purchase the Tax Lien Certificates plus None 18% or risk forfeiting the property to the person who purchased the Tax Lien Certificates at the Lake County Tax Lien Certificates sale.

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Cities / Towns located in Lake County Illinois

The following is a list of cities and towns located in Lake County Illinois. Tax Lien Certificates for properties located in the following cities are sold at the Lake County Illinois tax sale.

Town/City:  Population: 
Abbott Park, IL  16,044
Antioch, IL  19,350
Bannockburn, IL  27,291
Barrington, IL  40,110
Barrington Hills, IL  40,110
Beach Park, IL  58,879
Buffalo Grove, IL  41,734
Chesney Shores, IL  30,267
Deer Park, IL  40,110
Deerfield, IL  27,291
Downey, IL  16,044
Echo Lake, IL  38,288
Forest Lake, IL  38,288
Fort Sheridan, IL  878
Fox Lake, IL  6,237
Fox Lake Hills, IL  30,267
Fox River Valley Gardens, IL  40,110
Fox Rv Vly Gn, IL  40,110
Gages Lake, IL  32,426
Grayslake, IL  32,426
Great Lakes, IL  13,546
Green Oaks, IL  66,167
Gurnee, IL  37,377
Hainesville, IL  71,255
Half Day, IL  7,126
Hawthorn Wds, IL  38,288
Hawthorn Woods, IL  38,288
Highland Park, IL  30,635
Highwood, IL  5,601
Hoffman Est, IL  40,110
Hoffman Estates, IL  40,110
Indian Creek, IL  20,805
Ingleside, IL  9,285
Inverness, IL  40,110
Island Lake, IL  8,800
Kildeer, IL  78,398
Knollwood, IL  15,517
Lake Barrington, IL  53,104
Lake Barrington Shores, IL  40,110
Lake Bluff, IL  15,517
Lake Forest, IL  22,232
Lake Villa, IL  30,267
Lake Zurich, IL  38,288
Libertyville, IL  28,418
Lincolnshire, IL  7,126
Lincolnshire Woods, IL  22,232
Lindenhurst, IL  30,267
Lk Barrington, IL  53,104
Long Grove, IL  74,975
Long Lake, IL  9,285
Mettawa, IL  50,650
Mundelein, IL  36,687
N Barrington, IL  40,110
North Barrington, IL  40,110
North Chicago, IL  29,590
Old Mill Creek, IL  24,871
Old Mill Crk, IL  24,871
Park City, IL  73,069
Port Barrington, IL  40,110
Prairie View, IL  7,126
Prairieview, IL  7,126
Pt Barrington, IL  40,110
Riverwoods, IL  27,291
Round Lake, IL  38,829
Round Lake Beach, IL  38,829
Round Lake Heights, IL  38,829
Round Lake Park, IL  38,829
Round Lk Bch, IL  38,829
Round Lk Hts, IL  38,829
Round Lk Park, IL  38,829
S Barrington, IL  40,110
South Barrington, IL  40,110
Stanton Point, IL  9,285
Third Lake, IL  32,426
Timber Lake, IL  40,110
Tower Lakes, IL  40,110
Venetian Village, IL  30,267
Vernon Hills, IL  20,805
Volo, IL  86,777
Wadsworth, IL  24,871
Wauconda, IL  12,994
Waukegan, IL  96,770
West Miltmore, IL  30,267
Wildwood, IL  32,426
Winthrop Harbor, IL  6,901
Winthrop Hbr, IL  6,901
Zion, IL  29,657

Counties / Municipalites located in Illinois

The following is a list of counties located in the state of Illinois. Tax Lien Certificates for properties located in the following counties are sold at Illinois county tax sales.

Learn more about each county's individual tax sale process by clicking on the name of the county for which you are interested from the list below:

County/Municipality:  Population: 
Adams County, IL  68,277
Alexander County, IL  9,590
Bond County, IL  17,633
Boone County, IL  41,786
Brown County, IL  6,950
Bureau County, IL  35,503
Calhoun County, IL  5,084
Carroll County, IL  16,674
Cass County, IL  13,695
Champaign County, IL  179,669
Christian County, IL  35,372
Clark County, IL  17,008
Clay County, IL  14,560
Clinton County, IL  35,535
Coles County, IL  53,196
Cook County, IL  5,376,741
Crawford County, IL  20,452
Cumberland County, IL  11,253
De Witt County, IL  16,798
Dekalb County, IL  88,969
Douglas County, IL  19,922
Dupage County, IL  904,161
Edgar County, IL  19,704
Edwards County, IL  6,971
Effingham County, IL  34,264
Fayette County, IL  21,802
Ford County, IL  14,241
Franklin County, IL  39,018
Fulton County, IL  38,250
Gallatin County, IL  6,445
Greene County, IL  14,761
Grundy County, IL  37,535
Hamilton County, IL  8,621
Hancock County, IL  20,121
Hardin County, IL  4,800
Henderson County, IL  8,213
Henry County, IL  51,020
Iroquois County, IL  31,334
Jackson County, IL  59,612
Jasper County, IL  10,117
Jefferson County, IL  40,045
Jersey County, IL  21,668
Jo Daviess County, IL  22,289
Johnson County, IL  12,878
Kane County, IL  404,119
Kankakee County, IL  103,833
Kendall County, IL  54,544
Knox County, IL  55,836
Lake County, IL  644,356
Lasalle County, IL  111,509
Lawrence County, IL  15,452
Lee County, IL  36,062
Livingston County, IL  39,678
Logan County, IL  31,183
Macon County, IL  114,706
Macoupin County, IL  49,019
Madison County, IL  258,941
Marion County, IL  41,691
Marshall County, IL  13,180
Mason County, IL  16,038
Massac County, IL  15,161
Mcdonough County, IL  32,913
Mchenry County, IL  260,077
Mclean County, IL  150,433
Menard County, IL  12,486
Mercer County, IL  16,957
Monroe County, IL  27,619
Montgomery County, IL  30,652
Morgan County, IL  36,616
Moultrie County, IL  14,287
Ogle County, IL  51,032
Peoria County, IL  183,433
Perry County, IL  23,094
Piatt County, IL  16,365
Pike County, IL  17,384
Pope County, IL  4,413
Pulaski County, IL  7,348
Putnam County, IL  6,086
Randolph County, IL  33,893
Richland County, IL  16,149
Rock Island County, IL  149,374
Saline County, IL  26,733
Sangamon County, IL  188,951
Schuyler County, IL  7,189
Scott County, IL  5,537
Shelby County, IL  22,893
St. Clair County, IL  256,082
Stark County, IL  6,332
Stephenson County, IL  48,979
Tazewell County, IL  128,485
Union County, IL  18,293
Vermilion County, IL  83,919
Wabash County, IL  12,937
Warren County, IL  18,735
Washington County, IL  15,148
Wayne County, IL  17,151
White County, IL  15,371
Whiteside County, IL  60,653
Will County, IL  502,266
Williamson County, IL  61,296
Winnebago County, IL  278,418
Woodford County, IL  35,469