Knox County Is Where Your Business Belongs
Our Sites & Buildings Are Ready for You
Knox County, Illinois offers the ideal combination of assets to companies in logistics, manufacturing, agribusiness, and more. Within a day’s drive of 104+ million consumers and with easy access to highway, rail, air, and river transportation, our location keeps you connected to everywhere you need to be. And with a labor shed of 410,000 workers within an hour’s drive, you’ll find it easier to stay fully staffed.
329 acres of shovel-ready certified megasite
40,696,126 households within 600 miles
33+ million people within 4-hour drive
BNSF served and I-74 adjacent
Sites & Existing Buildings
Whether you’re interested in taking over an existing facility or constructing a new one from the ground up, you’ll find what you’re looking for in Knox County. Our team will discuss your needs and identify potential locations. Or, you can utilize our Location One online catalog of sites and buildings below.
329-Acre Municipally Owned Park
The Galesburg Business Park, Knox County’s prime site for new facilities, is both a Foreign Trade Zone and an Enterprise Zone. It's zoned for heavy industry and has earned BNSF’s certification which confirms that rail-served sites are ready for rapid acquisition and accelerated development.
“That’s a fantastic site,” Tanner said. “The grade is pretty much flat — just enough roll to get the thing to drain. You’re right on the interstate. You have fantastic access to the interstate. You’re right off the rail line. You have all of the utilities in place.” 1053kfm.com “Railroad executive positive about Galesburg.” — Colby Tanner, Group VP of Industrial Products, BNSF