Why Northwest Pointe?

Why Elgin?

Elgin is the employment hub for northern Kane County. Over half of Elgin’s recent growth is due to foreign direct investment and some of the world’s leading companies call the city home. Elgin’s economy is highly diversified, well-balanced and not dependent on a single industry or sector.


Population 111,383
Unemployment Rate 6.1%
Income per Capita $24,852
Total Businesses 5,063
Total Employees 44,537

Corporate Neighbors

Due to its desirable location, low real estate taxes and efficient access to Interstate 90, several businesses operate out of Elgin:

  • American NTN Bearing
  • Harting, Inc. of North America
  • Bohler Uddeholm
  • Hoffer Plastics Corporation, South Elgin
  • BOX Partners
  • Illinois Tool Works, Inc.
  • Chase Card Services
  • The Middleby Corporation
  • Colony Display Systems
  • Rieke Office Interiors (ROI)
  • DSM Desotech
  • Schleifring Medical Systems, USA
  • Dynacast USA
  • SKF
  • Elgin Sweeper Company
  • Sonderhoff
  • Fabric Images
  • Wanxiang America Corporation
  • Fisher Nuts / John B. Sanfilippo & Sons
  • Winergy Drive Systems


Northwest Pointe is in close proximity to a growing number of retail, entertainment and restaurant options providing a wide range of services and venues easily accessible to the park.  Click on the link below for a list of nearby amenities. 

Elgin Amenities