Currently ranked the #1 Metro in the Midwest for 5-year job and wage growth by Area Development magazine, Kankakee County is ideally situated 45 miles south of Downtown Chicago along the I-57 Corridor. Ready access to the interstate, rail, all utilities, fiber and workforce means our diversified business community, including Fortune and Global 500 companies, is able to thrive. Our two Enterprise Zones provide property tax abatement, sales tax exemption and other growth incentives. Connect with us today to learn more . . .