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Morton is a great place to raise a family, and start or grow your business. As part of the growing Greater Peoria region, Morton provides our businesses metropolitan access with a small-town feel.

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Central Location

Morton is between Peoria and Bloomington-Normal, two growing, metropolitan areas, and 3 hours or less from several cities including Chicago and St. Louis.

Low Rates

Morton owns their own gas company, an advantage that saves our local companies up to 7% on their gas rates each year. Morton also offers some of the lowest property and sales tax rates in the region.

Transportation Access

Morton lies at the crossroads of heavily-traveled I-74 and I-155 and is home to several large logistics companies. Rail, river, and air transportation options are available within a 30-mile radius.

Shovel-Ready Sites

Morton offers several light industrial sectors, office parks, and retail districts that are ready for construction. Infrastructure is in place, providing shovel-ready sites that can save you time and money!

Build your life in Morton

US News Best High School Rankings (2019)

Ranked #79 in Illinois and #2 in the Peoria, IL Metro Area

Best Cities for Young Families (2015)

Ranked in the Top 10 by NerdWallet

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415 W. Jefferson St.
Morton, IL 61550

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Phone : + 1 309 263 2491

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MON-FRI 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM