The Village of Gurnee is a beautiful community nestled in Lake County, Illinois. We border the City of Waukegan and are considered part of the Chicago Metropolitan Area. Gurnee is probably best known as the location of Six Flags Great America and the famous Gurnee Mills Shopping Center, drawing more than 26 million visitors annually. The Village also is home to many fine restaurants and other eateries. The Village of Gurnee is well known for its excellent school districts and for its Town Centre. Gurnee has other amenities such as a huge public library and easy accessible transportation. The Village motto is Community of Opportunity, and thats why we are so pleased to be located here and to give our residents every opportunity to be as independent as possible.