1. Business Friendly Environment

  • A trade area that generate over $1.1 Billion in retail sales
  • Integrated administrative and political support
  • Expedient processes and insure speed to revenue
  • Over 900 businesses with approximately 20,000 employees
  • Large student draws such as South Suburban College with over 17,000 students and Thornwood High School with over 2,000 students


2. Great Transportation Access

  • Located at the intersection of I-94 and I-80 with very high traffic counts – over 120,000 daily
  • Easy access to I-94, I-80, I-294, I-57 and IL-394
  • Easily accessible to/from South Suburbs, Chicago (3 miles) and Northwest Indiana (2 miles)
  • IL Route 6 is home to our commercial business district, with outstanding visibility and high traffic counts – over 35,000 cars daily


3. Strong Community Values

  • Our motto: “Faith, Family, Future”
  • Community of churches provides a healthy environment for people to live, work and shop
  • Legal statutes that insure stability and the sustaining of values that define our community
  • Over 22,000 residents with average ages, incomes and educational attainment all ABOVE state averages