Why Huntley

Why Huntley

Located in suburban Chicago's "Golden Corridor" at the crossroads of Interstate 90 and Route 47, Huntley is among the fastest growing communities in the Chicago area, a vibrant business-friendly community offering unique benefits to business:

Over $100 million in roadway improvements (Rt. 47 widening and full access interchange at I-90)

Among suburban Chicago's fast growing communities based on the number of new housing starts

Located within 30 miles of O’Hare International Airport, Chicago-Rockford International Airport, a population base of 2.7 million residents, 6 interstate highways and numerous Class 1 railroads

Located within Foreign Trade Zone 176 providing importers and exporters important international trade and cost benefits

Among the lowest wage rates in Metro Chicago - lower than most other major Midwestern cities

Efficient and swift municipal approvals through fast track permitting

Expanded high voltage electrical distribution network with multi-source supply

Business-friendly and professional Village Board focused on economic development activities

Acclaimed municipal government leadership in the areas of finance, public safety and public works

Strong municipal financial sustainability - AA+ credit rating

Direct backbone access to fiber optic communications

Property taxes and water/sewer rates significantly lower  than those of Cook County

Wastewater treatment facility capacity to accommodate major business expansion and relocation

Over 200 acres of developed business park land capable of accommodating construction of buildings up to 500,000SF

Over 750 acres of undeveloped land identified for industrial, manufacturing, office and business park uses

Over 400 acres identified for retail uses with over 250 acres fully developed and ready for construction

Combining location, low cost, and full interstate access, Huntley provides a superior location for business.  Think …. Huntley First!