Live, Work, Play, Learn

More than 50% Lower Housing Costs
than the Chicago west suburbs
Source: Bestplaces.net

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 there’s all that and more in DeKalb County?
That sounds like a home run to us, but we’re biased.

Top
ranked hospital in Illinois operated by Northwestern Medicine
Source: Nm.org
1,457
acres of forest preserve
Source: Dekalbcounty.org
Top 20
for best places for families to live in Illinois
Source: Niche.com
31
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.