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Lake County Life

What is Lake County Life? It's all of the things that make Lake County special. It's our natural beauty, our schools and businesses, the active and healthy people who live, work, and play here, and visitors who enjoy our many assets.

Location. Location. Location.
Halfway between Chicago and Milwaukee
Less than 15 miles from O'Hare International Airport and 40 miles from General Mitchell International Airport

We're Active & Healthy
Rank #2 in Illinois for physical activity & #4 for access to places to be active and healthy

Strong Economy, Excellent Schools & Educated Workforce
30,000+ Businesses and 11 Fortune 500 Companies

Family Fun & Things to Do!
Shopping, Museums, Outdoor Activities, Thrill Seeking Adventure and Much More

We Manage & Invest Wisely
Lake County is investing $557 million toward our transportation infrastructure over the next 6 years. Be sure to visit for more about Lake County and to see what life is like in Lake County!

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