Lincoln-Way Mokena

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Since its incorporation in 1880, Mokena has experienced well-planned growth within the fastest growing county in the Chicagoland area, living up to its motto: “Planned Progress…Pleasant Living.” Now, with a population of nearly 18,700, Mokena takes pleasure in offering its residents and businesses a quiet, close-knit community on the outskirts of the bustling city of Chicago.

Interstate 80 links the community with Joliet to the west and Interstate 57 to the east, while major local thoroughfares include U.S. Route 45 and U.S. Route 30. This strategic position in the southwest suburbs has aided in the development of new housing and business sites, meeting the area’s growing demands.


Many benefits and amenities can be accessed through one of Mokena’s various industrial and business sites, with recently expanded areas including the Mokena Industrial Park, LaGrange Ridge Business Park, Mokena Crossing and Corporate Corridors. Olivieri Business Park is an up-and-coming site, and the Spring Lake Corporate Center, Corporate Corridors North and Silo Creek Business Park have all been appropriated to the village. In addition, commercial business developments have persevered in expanding existing buildings and complexes, as well as establishing new sites throughout the area.

Housing is varied in Mokena, with a multitude of styles, sizes and prices available. High-quality homes line the village’s charming, well-maintained neighborhoods, providing friendly home values that continue to appreciate over the years – assuring beneficial return on property investment in the town.


Residents of Mokena are afforded the conveniences of exceptional educational institutions, including two large high school campuses, and the proximity to at least 15 hospitals and outpatient facilities, as well as local shopping, dining and entertainment establishments.

The fusing of Mokena’s natural setting with its commercial and residential endeavors through well-proposed planning has preserved the village’s charming and friendly small-town essence. With all of this and much more, Mokena represents the highest quality of suburban life.

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