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Economic Development


Discover Frankfort�Will County's Premier Community

Frankfort is an exceptional blend of high-quality lifestyle and small-town charm nestled in one of the most rapidly growing counties in the country. Our affluent population is attracted to the high quality lifestyle, distinctive executive housing and award-winning education system.

Quality � Opportunity � Lifestyle

Historic preservation and carefully planned new development is top priority for the Village of Frankfort. Our reputation for excellent commercial, industrial and residential development continues to attract prime commercial retailers, popular restaurants, and boutiques, including these industry leaders: Kohls � Home Depot � Bed Bath & Beyond � Office Depot � Staples � Mariano's Fresh Food � Francesca's Fortunato Buffalo Wild Wings � Starbucks � Panera Bread Emagine Entertainment, And More

National and regional industrial companies make their home in Frankfort, including: Borg-Warner � Pactiv � Therafin Corporation � Anderson Fittings�a member of the Marmon Group � Swanson Tool

Frankfort recently approved the "Target Industry & Industrial Incentive Program (T3IP)" as an economic development tool to encourage new construction, business attraction and expansion activity within its industrial district.

Strategically Located & Accessible

  • 37 miles southwest of Chicago at US Rte. 45 and US Rte. 30, just three miles south of I-80 and six miles west of I-57
  • I-355 easily connects Frankfort to Chicago�s north, west and northwest suburbs.
  • O-Hare and Midway are a close commute from Frankfort. The airport proposed in nearby Peotone is within 14 miles.
  • Low Will County Taxes - At 7% One of the lowest tax levies in Will County