Community Overview

Welcome to Carpentersville SignLocation

Carpentersville, IL (population:  34,662) encompasses 9 square miles. It is located in Chicago's far northwest suburbs only minutes from the Golden Corridor I-90 Jane Addams Tollway with 3 full access interchanges at Route 25, Route 31 and Randall Road.

Carpentersville is 40 miles from Chicago and 25 miles from O'Hare International Airport; conveniently situated between Chicago and Rockford.

Founding

Founded in 1887 by Charles and John Carpenter, the town has grown from the industrial riverfront community with major expansions occurring in the 1960s moving east and 2000s moving west.

Housing

Carpentersville has a diverse housing stock from affordable to high-end homes.