Gay Guide

Illinois
Pink Star Rating

6

Capital

Springfield

Other Main Cities/Resorts

Chicago, Rockford, Aurora

Gay Age of Consent

17

Lesbian Age of Consent

17

Straight Age of Consent

17

Legal Notes

Illinois' sodomy laws were repealed through legislative action in 1962.

Population

12.42 million

Climate

Illinois has a wide variation between warm summers and freezing winters, especially in the north of the State. The highest humidity is in the summer near the Great Lakes. The Average temperature in July is 24c whereas in January the average temperature is -4c. The best time to visit is from May to September.

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