Think Skokie

The combination of industrial activity, retail sales, and business service sector in Skokie is unique in the suburban Chicago area. Skokie's location is ideal for accessing raw materials and supplies and servicing local, regional and national markets. A large, experienced labor pool is readily available along with abundant and reliable utilities.

Distinct Combinations


Very few communities of Skokie's size have such a distinctive combination of major corporations, a regional shopping center and a solid manufacturing base. The Village is home to over 250 industrial firms including many industry leaders. 

Skokie's Largest Employers 2018 (estimates)

Firm Business Type Employees (2018 est.)
NorthShore University Health System Skokie Hospital and Administrative Support 2,410
Federal Mogul Advanced Manufacturing 1,279
Niles Township District #219 High School District 950
Macy's Retailer 910
Georgia Nut Co. Food Production 815
Nordstrom Inc. Retailer 618
Village of Skokie Municipal Government 498
Cook County Second District Courthouse 465
Skokie Park District Park District 432
Generation Brands Lighting Manufacturer 417
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