The Town Of Northbrook, Illinois

The Village of Northbrook is located 25 miles north of downtown Chicago at the north border of Cook County. Situated east of the Tri-State Tollway (294), west and south of Interstate 94 (Edens Expressway) and on the Metra Commuter Line 40 minutes from Chicago, Northbrook has a premier transportation location.

The Village features high value residential and complementary commercial and retail development. Northbrook combines a strong diversification of employment in industry, commercial/retail and office development with its residential, educational, recreational and cultural amenities. The result is a thriving local economy and first class services for both businesses and residents.

With broad based sources of Village revenue, Northbrook has relatively low municipal tax rates but is able to provide a high level of government services.


School Address Phone Grade
Cove School 350 Lee Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 562-2100 Elementary Schools
Greenbriar Elementary School 1225 Greenbriar Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7950 Elementary Schools
Grove Elementary School 1000 Pfingsten Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-1934 Elementary Schools
Hickory Point Elementary Schl 500 Laburnum Dr Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-3830 Elementary Schools
Meadowbrook Elementary School 1600 Walters Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7940 Elementary Schools
Shabonee Elementary School 2929 Shabonee Ter Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-4970 Elementary Schools
Wescott Elementary School 1820 Western Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-4660 Elementary Schools
Westmoor Elementary School 2500 Cherry Ln, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7960 Elementary Schools
Glenbrook North High School 2300 Shermer Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-6400 High Schools
Field Junior High School 2055 Landwehr Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-6884 Middle Schools
Maple Middle School 2370 Shermer Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-0964 Middle Schools
Northbrook Jr High School 1475 Maple Ave, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 498-7920 Middle Schools
Wood Oaks Junior High School 1250 Sanders Rd, Northbrook, IL 60062 (847) 272-1900 Middle Schools

Important Information For Northbrook:

Vehicle Stickers

All vehicles registered to Northbrook residents or garaged locally are required to display valid Village of Northbrook stickers. Deadline for display of new stickers is July 1st of each year.
Applications are mailed annually on June 1st to residents and businesses with vehicles licensed with the Village the previous year. There is a discount on vehicle stickers purchased through June 30th. Village sticker prices for the current fiscal year

Pets and Leashes

Dogs and cats must be licensed each year by July 1st. To obtain license tags, please present current rabies immunization certificate for each animal with the completed application. Licenses for altered pets (neutered males and spayed females) cost $10 each. Licenses for unaltered animals are $20 each. To qualify for the lower rate a written statement from a licensed veterinarian or authorized rabies certificate indicating the pet is neutered must be presented.

Dogs may not run free in Northbrook (except on the owner’s property) and walkers of leashed dogs must carry the means for picking up excrement and taking it home for proper disposal in toilet or garbage can. This law, which is essential to public health, is in effect all year round.