Grundy Economic Development Council

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Situated just 45 minutes southwest of Chicago, with Interstate 80 and Interstate 55 access, we’ve got the perfect spot for your expanding business. Our regional airport, Illinois river ports and 4 Class I Railroads all make Grundy County the ideal location.  We’re just minutes from BNSF & UP Intermodals.

Site selectors, investors and industry leaders look to Grundy County for their growing business.  Our location, demographics, and incentives are all what make Grundy County, Illinois situated perfectly for success.

With manufacturing being the 3rd largest industry in Illinois, Grundy County is home to over 50 employers.  Thank you to all the Grundy County manufacturers for your investment in our communities.  Watch the short video below starring local manufacturers and middle school students to learn about just a few of the exciting manufacturing careers in Grundy County.

GRUNDY COUNTY, ILLINOIS — A Successful Location for Business and Industry!


The GEDC maintains an inventory of available properties in Grundy County for industrial and commercial development.


Several programs are available through the State of Illinois’ Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity. Click here.


To find out more about Grundy County Illinois’ rising population data,economic data, and more click here.


Grundy County’s workforce is motivated, experienced, and highly skilled with a labor pool of nearly 800,000 people.