Skip to Main Content
B
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    NG
  3. Housing
    B+
  4. Nightlife
    C+
  5. Good for Families
    B
  6. Diversity
    C+
  7. Jobs
    B+
  8. Weather
    C+
  9. Cost of Living
    A-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B
  11. Outdoor Activities
    B+
  12. Commute
    B-
Limestone is a town in Illinois with a population of 1,546. Limestone is in Kankakee County. Living in Limestone offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many retirees live in Limestone and residents tend to be conservative. The public schools in Limestone are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$151,400
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$874
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    14%
  • Own
    86%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Limestone
Get Rates
  • $0 Lender Fee on Home Loans Limited Time Only
  • Biggest Home Loan Sale Ever. Low interest rates. Get a quote today!
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Limestone Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
NG
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    282.7
  • Murder
    6.1
  • Rape
    40.7
  • Robbery
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    500.1
  • Theft
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    284
Home Security Options for Limestone
Learn More
  • 24/7 Whole home protection with no contract
  • CNET Editor’s choice winner 2018

Residents

Diversity
C+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    8%
  • 10-17 years
    16%
  • 18-24 years
    8%
  • 25-34 years
    10%
  • 35-44 years
    12%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    12%
  • 65+ years
    17%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    6%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    12%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    40%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    35%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    7%
    13%

Working in Limestone

Jobs
B+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$78,088
National
$55,322
Places like Limestone
More

Limestone Reviews

16 reviews
All Categories
The people of Limestone are some of the nicest, genuine people you will ever meet. It's a small town with very few businesses. It may not be a booming town, but Limestone is certainly welcoming!
Start Your Review of Limestone
Rate It!
Our area is pretty safe, but the town next door is dangerous enough to make people not want to live here.
Outside of a few reckless kids, our area is safe until you go to the next town over.