Lockport Real Estate

    Welcome to Lockport!  Lockport is located 30 miles southwest of Chicago.  Lockport was named one of the fastest-growing suburbs in America—by Forbes Magazine.

    Lockport History

    Lockport was incorporated in 1853.  It was the headquarters of the Illinois and Michigan Canal.

    Population: 25,023

    Arts/ Entertainment: Things To Do

    Outdoor

    The Lockport Township Park District has many recreational programs and maintains 38 parks—approximately 950 acres.

    Lincoln Landing
    Broken Arrow Golf Club

    Illinois State Museum
    Gladys Fox Museum

     Local Transit

    Railways

    Lockport has a Metra Heritage Corridor (Joliet to Chicago’s Union Station) on State Street.

    Roads/ Highways

    The main streets that run through Lockport are 159th street (east-west) and State Street (north-south).  Lockport is also conveniently located near i-355 and i-80, which lead to Chicago and other areas.

     Lockport’s Educational Opportunities

    Grades K-8

    Taft School District 90
    Milne-Kelvin Grove School District 91
    St. Dennis School
    St. Joseph

    High School

    Lockport Township High School District 205
    Homer Community Consolidated School District 33-C
    Will County School District 92
    Providence Catholic
    Joliet Catholic Academy

    Higher Education

    Joliet Junior College
    Lewis University
    University of St. Francis
    Moraine Valley Community College

     Lockport Area Healthcare

    Adventist Bolingbrook Hospital
    Silver Cross Hospital and Medical Centers
    Presence St. Joseph