Business Resources

Located just minutes from Chicago’s Loop and O’Hare International Airport, Lincolnwood is an affluent and diverse suburb. Strategically located along the Edens Expressway (I-94), Lincolnwood has all of the advantages of the North Shore, combined with a close proximity to Chicago. The Village boasts great markets, a skilled labor pool, a large day-time population, and an active Chamber of Commerce. In addition, Lincolnwood is an attractive place to live with excellent schools, tree-lined neighborhoods, with low crime.

Below are resources available to assist in the establishment or management of a business in Lincolnwood:

Available Commercial Space
To assist prospective businesses and developers, the Village maintains an inventory of available commercial and industrial properties

Business Licenses

Business Resource Guide
This guide will walk you through services the Village offers to the business community including Economic Development, Planning and Zoning, Public Works programs, and safety services.

Community Profile
This is a detailed profile of the community based on the 2010 Census. This profile provides the official population counts, labor force characteristics, and ethnic, occupational, educational, and racial breakdown of residents. This report also provides information regarding the Village’s housing stock, community employment trends, employers, and tax rate comparisons.

Market Area Reports
These statistical projections and reports are related to area traffic counts and buying behaviors in the local market. These reports are available based on different variables including mile distances and drive time estimates from Village Hall, as well as data projections of the market within Village boundaries.

Cost-Sharing Property Improvement Programs