The village of Chicago Ridge is located in the county of Cook. It covers a total area of 5.8 sq. km. Industries related to advertising, alternative medicine, automotive, finance, construction, textiles, pharmaceuticals, industrial and commercial machinery, oil and lubrication, education, sheet metal, transport and wireless communication, contribute to the local economy in a positive way. Commercial spaces are utilized by nurseries of plants, night clubs, pet shops, campgrounds and youth organization centers.