Economic Development & Planning

Economic Development & Planning

The Village of Lansing welcomes new businesses.

  • World Class Business Center
  • 46 million people in 300 mile radius
  • 9 million population Chicago metro
  • Streamlined Entitlement Process
  • Own Local Cable Access Channel
  • Low taxes and operation costs
  • Highly skilled and productive labor
  • Has own airport for charter planes to land locally.
  • High Income - $79,000 average household income
  • Quick access to O'Hare and Midway Intnl Airports
  • Proven Diversified Business Success
  • Exemplary Private & Public Schools
  • Excellent Proximity to Acclaimed Universities
  • Prime Available Full-Service Sites
  • Intermodal transportation access
  • TIF District Funding for Facade Improvement 

Located just 30 miles from the Chicago downtown loop, Lansing is an economically and socially diverse community made up of college graduates, skilled tradesmen, and Seniors who have been invested in the community for decades. With a population of over 28,000, the community is strategically located in the center of the dynamic Interstate 80 Corridor, allowing business to take advantage of a regional population of 9 million people. Metro Chicago is one the world’s finest transportation centers, and Lansing provides convenient access to O’Hare International Airport, Midway International Airport, and global intermodal facilities via two Interstates.