Barrington is a small town located in the County of Cook and Lake in the U.S. state of Illinois. With a total area of about 12.45 sq. kms, Barnhill is a part of the Chicago metropolitan area. There are about 7 independent villages in the area like Barrington Lake, North Barrington, Tower Lakes, among others. The village is considered a great place to live, work and play in. There are quite a few architectual landmarks in Barrington which attract a large number of tourists in the area. There are also some park and recreational facilities which attract tourists from near and far. The presence of a large number of industries in the area, along with banks and car delearships gives plenty of employment oppurtunitiea to the local population, and boosts the local economy.
Quite a few schools and health centers are also located in the region providing education to the entire student community of the area. The local media industry offers substantial oppurtunities, alongwith tourism, trade and other related services that contribute in a substantial way in the development of the local economy.