Highland Park, IL is a village in the state of Illinois located about 26 miles northwest of Chicago’s ‘loop’. As of the 2010 census 29,800 residents called the city home.

Highland Park was founded in 1869 with a population of just 500, and came about from two settlements: St. John and Port Clinton. Highland Park annexed the village of Ravinia in 1899.

Within Highland Park are several attractions including a downtown shopping district and the Ravinia Festival (open-air pavilion seating 3,200 in the summer and has been home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra since 1936.  Also within the village are several landmark structures, most notably the Willits House by Frank Lloyd Wright.

Highland Park was home to the Solo Cup Company before they moved to Lake Forest, and is very popular with professional athletes.  The Chicago Bulls and Chicago Bears practice facilities are nearby in Deerfield and Lake Forest, respectively. The most notable resident was Michael Jordan before he moved out of state.

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