Illinois

If you live in Lake County, the air you breathe may put your health at risk.

Ozone

Particle Pollution 24-hour

Particle Pollution Annual

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High Ozone Days
Ozone Grade: F How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: 3.3 Change Since 1996:
11.0
3.3
fewer days this year
Particle Pollution - 24 Hour
Grade: INC How is my grade calculated?
Weighted Average: INC Incomplete data available for this pollutant for this county. Learn More.
Particle Pollution - Annual
Grade: INC How is my grade calculated?
Design Value INC Incomplete data available for this pollutant for this county. Learn More.
Groups At Risk
Total Population: 706,222 Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: 13,673 Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: 42,244 Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: 31,047 Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: 174,023 Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: 49,916Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: 189,497 Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: 76,101 Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: 76,376Risks to people with low incomes

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  • Ranked 31 for high ozone days out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 16 for 24-hour particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas
  • Ranked 26 for annual particle pollution out of 277 metropolitan areas

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This County:

Lake, IL

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

What is my length? 16
  • Cook, IL
  • DeKalb, IL
  • DuPage, IL
  • Grundy, IL
  • Jasper, IN
  • Kane, IL
  • Kankakee, IL
  • Kendall, IL
  • Kenosha, WI
  • Lake, IN
  • LaPorte, IN
  • McHenry, IL
  • Newton, IN
  • Porter, IN
  • Will, IL

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Particle Pollution - 24 Hour Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Lake, IL

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

ABCDFDNCINC
Particle Pollution - Annual Learn More
Change Since

This County:

Lake, IL

Other counties with monitors in this metropolitan area

There are no other counties in this metropolitan area

  • Cook, IL
  • DeKalb, IL
  • DuPage, IL
  • Grundy, IL
  • Jasper, IN
  • Kane, IL
  • Kankakee, IL
  • Kendall, IL
  • Kenosha, WI
  • Lake, IN
  • LaPorte, IN
  • McHenry, IL
  • Newton, IN
  • Porter, IN
  • Will, IL
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Groups At Risk
Total Population: Risks to the population
Pediatric Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
Adult Asthma: Risks to people with Asthma
COPD: Risks to people with COPD
Cardiovascular Disease: Risks to people with Cardiovascular Disease
Diabetes: Risks to people with Diabetes
Children Under 18: Risks to children and teens
Adults 65 & Over: Risks to older adults
Poverty Estimate: Risks to people with low incomes

More about Methodology.