Free Lake County, Illinois Topo Maps & Elevations

Free printable Lake County, IL topographic maps, GPS coordinates, photos, & more for popular landmarks in Lake County including Waukegan, North Chicago, and Gurnee.

County Borders


Lake County, Illinois covers an area of approximately 468 square miles with a geographic center of 42.31739786°(N), -87.97247151°(W).

These are the far north, south, east, and west coordinates of Lake County, Illinois, comprising a rectangle that encapsulates it. Please note that not all coordinates inside this rectangle will fall inside of Lake County, Illinois, as it (most likely) doesn't fill up the entire rectangle.

North: 42.49810791°(N)
South: 42.15484238°(N)
East: -87.75724792°(W)
West: -88.19940186°(W)


According to data gathered by the Shuttle Radar Topography Mission. The lowest elevation in Lake County is 164 meters (538 feet). This ranks Lake County 84th in terms of lowest elevations when compared to a total of 102 counties in Illinois.

Lake County's highest elevation is 260 meters (853 feet) which ranks it 37th in terms of highest elevations when compared to a total of 102 counties in Illinois.

US Topo Maps covering Lake County, IL

The USGS (U.S. Geological Survey) publishes a set of the most commonly used topographic maps of the U.S. called US Topo that are separated into rectangular quadrants that are printed at 22.75"x29" or larger. Lake County is covered by the following US Topo Map quadrants.

Antioch PDF Order Print
Barrington PDF Order Print
Fox Lake PDF Order Print
Grayslake PDF Order Print
Highland Park PDF Order Print
Highland Park OE E PDF Order Print
Lake Zurich PDF Order Print
Libertyville PDF Order Print
Wadsworth PDF Order Print
Wauconda PDF Order Print
Waukegan PDF Order Print
Wheeling PDF Order Print
Zion PDF Order Print

Places to Visit In Lake County, Illinois

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Triangle Park Man-made
Ravinia Park Man-made
Upton Park Man-made
Beach Park Man-made
Snyder Park Man-made
Six Flags Great America Man-made