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Site Selection

Find the right location for your project in Freeport and Stephenson County.

Tap into the team and tools to build your business in the Greater Freeport area.

Deciding where to grow your business doesn’t just depend up on available real estate. It’s the big picture that requires many resources for success – resources available in Stephenson County.

  • Search for available buildings, commercial spaces and sites with our Location One Information System (LOIS) Database.
  • Financing and incentives
  • Strong infrastructure – Close and easy access to all modes of transportation and centrally located in the US for efficient shipping to every corner of the nation.
  • Diverse and Accessible – Workforce with a variety of skills and strong Midwest work ethic. Our labor region includes surrounding counties within a very reasonable commute.
  • Cost-competitive business environment – Surprisingly progressive and reasonably priced utilities compared to major metropolitan areas.
  • Delve into data you need – Review our community profiles for more detail about the region. Finally, consider the incentives available to businesses willing to invest here. We think you’ll agree that Northwest Illinois is resource-full.

Key Industries

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Healthcare

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Construction, Plumbing, Heating, & Service

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Private Label Food Manufacturing

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Restaurant Bingo – Dine Local, Win Prizes! November 19, 2020 All In, Community, Freeport, Fundraising, Service, Stephenson County, Tourism Print our download your Bingo card here! The Greater Freeport Partnership and the Freeport Park District are excited to announce Restaurant Bingo to encourage local carryout and delivery dining! The game begins on November 12 and runs through December 30. Participants can download their auto-generated Bingo Card and begin collecting receipts. Each card is different, so participants will want to […]
Stephenson County Visitor Center hosts Holiday Gift Show with even more local vendors November 17, 2020 The Stephenson County Visitor Center will host the annual Holiday Gift Show beginning on Friday, November 20 at their location, 4596 US Highway 20, Freeport. The Holiday Gift Show features a juried selection of local vendors selling jewelry, art, holiday décor, bags and other fantastic gift ideas. The visitor center is also a wonderful destination to search for local souvenirs […]