The Village of Skokie is a diverse community with over 90 languages spoken, located 16 miles northwest of Downtown Chicago and 12 miles east of O'Hare International Airport. The Village provides high-quality government services to over 65,000 residents in 24,000 households, and to 2,400 businesses that call Skokie their home. Nestled between Chicago and the North Shore communities, Skokie covers over 10 square miles of land. The Village is bordered by the suburbs of Glenview and Wilmette on the north, Lincolnwood and the City of Chicago on the south, Niles and Morton grove on the west, and Evanston on the east.
Skokie is easily accessible by highways, interstates, major thoroughfares, the Skokie Swift line of the Chicago Transit Authority, PACE suburban bus lines, and the METRA rail system.