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Community Profile

Tinley Park is located in the dynamic and fast-growing Interstate 80 corridor, only 21 miles from the Chicago Loop, 13 miles from Chicago Midway Airport and 27 miles of Chicago O'Hare Airport. Easy access to a trade area of 600,000 people and a metropolitan market of nine million people make the community an ideal business and residential location. The Village of Tinley Park boasts a population of nearly 56,000 people. The Village is located in both Cook and Will counties.

Business Climate
Tinley Park combines the business advantages of a growing suburban community with the competitive strengths of the Chicago market.

A study by Prophet Management Consultancy and Northwestern University proved that Metro Chicago offers unique advantages for business: abundant business resources, livability, culture, location, diversity, infrastructure, natural beauty and sense of community. A report from CB Richard Ellis National Research predicted that the Interstate 80 Corridor, including Tinley Park, will be one of the fastest-growing business locations in metro Chicago for the next decade. Additionally, Tinley Park was recognized as one of the prime growth markets for commercial, office, manufacturing and technology.

Growth and Expansion Opportunities
Tinley Park provides the best of all worlds for business growth and expansion. Growth companies are able to benefit from the proven success and leadership in Tinley Park, as well as the opportunities in both Cook and Will counties. It is a fast-growing suburban community dedicated to business diversity and growth, with easy access to the labor force, transportation, education, market, lifestyle and cultural advantages of the entire Chicago metropolitan area. Tinley Park is the community where business plans turn into profits! For more information, call (708) 444-5170.
"Tinley Park leaders appreciate business and understand development. This community has a can-do attitude. Tinley Park wants quality development, and the Village government works with business leaders to get the job done."

Aristotle Halikias
President of Inter-Continental Development

Nationally Recognized Advantages

  • Attractive business incentives
  • Available full-service sites and buildings
  • Center for global and NAFTA markets
  • Central multi-modal transportation location
  • Economic diversity and stability
  • Lower business and living costs
  • Plentiful and productive labor force of more than four million people (in the metro area)
  • Second-ranked metro for Fortune 500 company headquarters
  • Top-ranked business investment opportunities
  • Top-ranked metro for gross regional product growth
Additional Business Resources


Tinley Park is the 25th-largest city in Illinois. With high growth, Tinley Park and Joliet are the largest employment centers in south and southwest Chicago. Tinley Park has a AA+ credit rating and is in the top five percent of all cities in the nation!

Tinley Park has the market, population and income that will turn your business plans into profits!

Area Employers
Join more than 2,000 successful businesses and developers that are turning plans into profits in the fast-growing Tinley Park area of Chicago’s great southwest.  Major non-retail employers include: