North Suburban Chicago immediately west of I-94, near I-294, I-90, IL-53. Educated population, 60% college graduates. Employers include Volkswagen Credit, Brightstar, MBX Systems, Hollister, Medline, Morton Manufacturing. Award-winning schools, average ACT score 25.3. Three commuter rail stations. Outstanding entertainment & recreation, including 100 unique restaurants, miles of hiking paths, historic downtown.