Live, Work, Play, Learn

We get it. You want affordable housing, good schools, access to quality healthcare, job opportunities in a growing local economy, and access to modern amenities without losing that small-town charm. You need an environment where you can truly live, work, and play. What if we told you all that is right here in DeKalb County? Sounds like a home run to us.

More than 50% Lower Housing Costs
than the Chicago west suburbs

ranked hospital in Illinois operated by Northwestern Medicine
acres of forest preserve
Top 20
for best places for families to live in Illinois
exemplary and commendable K-12 public schools
Source: DCROE

DeKalb County’s Recipe for Success

Add in the fact that education throughout DeKalb County provides cradle-to-career opportunities including strong preschool programs, high school AP classes, Kishwaukee College, and Northern Illinois University. Then mix in a four-star rated hospital by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services with an “A” safety score. Sprinkle in Midwestern values, ensuring not to add any traffic congestion, and you just might have the ingredients for a new place to live.