Market and Population

42 Million People within a 5-hour radius!

Growth Market + Good Household Income + Time Zone Advantage + Global Market Access

North Central Illinois is strategically located in the exciting Great Lakes region of the United States, with immediate access to the Chicago market of 9 million people, and overnight access to over 40 percent of the North American consumer market. The dynamic region of North Central Illinois is statistically classified as the Ottawa-Peru Micropolitan area.

Population

  • North Central Illinois - 153,639
  • Radius from Central Interchange of Interstate 80 and 39: 
  • 50-mile radius - 1,077,961 
  • 100-mile radius – 11,595,630
  • 300-mile radius – 40,823,900

Population Including Projections

Year

North Central Illinois

50 mile radius 

2021 153,162 1,098,646
2017 153,639 1,077,961
2010 154,908 1,055,543
Annual Growth Rate -0.18% 0.38%

Average Annual Household Income

North Central Illinois

Bureau County - $ 65,267
LaSalle County - $ 67,365
Putnam County - $ 69,645

Time Zone Advantage
North Central Illinois is located in the Central Time Zone (CST) affording businesses the opportunity to access all major international markets (including Europe and the Pacific Rim) by telephone within the same business day.

When it is this time in North Central Illinois (CST)

It is this time

City Name

6 am 5:30 p.m. Mumbai
7 am 1 pm London
8 am 4 pm Johannesburg
9 am 4 pm Berlin
10 am 11 am New York City
11 am 11 am Mexico City
12 Noon 10 am Los Angeles
1 pm 3 pm Santiago
2 pm 3 pm Toronto
3 pm 3 pm Houston
4 pm 8 am next day Sydney
5 pm 8 am next day Tokyo
6 pm 8 am next day Hong Kong
6 pm 8 am next day Beijing

Access to Major NAFTA and Global Markets from North Central Illinois and Chicago O’Hare International Airport

City

Highway Miles

Air Time (hours)

Toronto 675 1:30
Atlanta 733 2:00
Washington D.C. 852 1:45
Dallas 855 2:00
Winnipeg 856 2:17
New York City 945 2:00
Montreal 993 2:00
Houston 1002 2:45
Miami 1395 3:00
Monterrey, Mexico 1425 3:30
Calgary 1591 3:45
Los Angeles 1851 4:30
San Francisco 1967 4:45
Mexico City 1985 4:15
Vancouver 2046 4:30

 data source - ESRI

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