Lansing, Illinois

related topics
{household, population, female}
{area, community, home}
{village, small, smallsup}
{country, population, people}
{album, band, music}
{city, population, household}
{land, century, early}
{service, military, aircraft}
{school, student, university}
{mi², represent, 1st}
{film, series, show}

Lansing is a village in Cook County, Illinois, USA. Lansing is a southern suburb of Chicago. The population was 28,332 at the 2000 census.

Contents

Geography

Lansing is located at 41°33′57″N 87°32′45″W / 41.56583°N 87.54583°W / 41.56583; -87.54583Coordinates: 41°33′57″N 87°32′45″W / 41.56583°N 87.54583°W / 41.56583; -87.54583 (41.565785, -87.545791)[2]. It is 6.9 miles south of Chicago city limits at 138th Street, and 25.6 miles from the Chicago Loop. Lansing is bordered by Glenwood and Thornton to the west, Calumet City to the north, Lynwood to the south, and by Munster and Hammond in Indiana to the east.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the village has a total area of 6.8 square miles (17.7 km²), of which, 6.8 square miles (17.5 km²) of it is land and 0.1 square miles (0.2 km²) of it (0.88%) is water. Lansing sits on the Calumet Shoreline, an ancient shoreline of Lake Michigan. This shoreline runs along Ridge Road.

Full article ▸

related documents
Captain Cook, Hawaii
Lionville-Marchwood, Pennsylvania
Cottonwood-Verde Village, Arizona
Central Islip, New York
Hartford, Illinois
Bayville, New York
San Geronimo, California
Roselawn, Indiana
Chevy Chase Village, Maryland
North Haven, New York
Fleischmanns, New York
Middletown, Maryland
Whitney, Nevada
Mays Landing, New Jersey
Islip Terrace, New York
Eclectic, Alabama
Orcutt, California
La Vale, Maryland
Kingston, Oklahoma
Mitchellville, Maryland
South Vacherie, Louisiana
Silver Lake, Ohio
Marlton, Maryland
Lost Hills, California
Corinth, Vermont
Forked River, New Jersey
Brian Head, Utah
La Cienega, New Mexico
Sun Lakes, Arizona
Parc, New York