About Ashton, Illinois.

Ashton (population 1,142) is located in Lee County. It is just to the west of Interstate 88 (the Ronald Reagan Memorial Tollway), although there is not an Ashton exit. Ashton is 29 miles south of Rockford and 80 miles; of Chicago.

Ashton offers a wide array of local businesses and smaller school such as Ashton-Franklin Center Elementary, Ashton-Franklin Middle Center School and Ashton-Franklin Center High School.

The Prices for 3 bedroom homes in Ashton range from under $100,000 to $230,000.