OAK BROOK is an affluent village in DuPage County with a small portion in Cook County in Illinois. The population was 7,883 at the 2010 census. A suburb of Chicago, Oak Brook serves as home to the headquarters of several notable companies and organizations including McDonald's (now moving to Chicago), Ace Hardware, Blistex, Federal Signal, CenterPoint Properties, Sanford L.P., TreeHouse Foods, and Lions Clubs International.
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Oak Brook serves as home to the headquarters of several notable companies and organizations including McDonald's, Ace Hardware, Blistex, Federal Signal, CenterPoint Properties, Sanford L.P.,andLions Clubs International.
The village's adjacent neighbors are Elmhurst to the north, Hillside to the northeast, Westchester to the east, Hinsdale and Westmont to the south, Downers Grove to the southwest and Lombard and Oakbrook Terrace to the northwest.
Oak Brook is a village in DuPage County, it is one of the wealthiest municipalities in the United States. Named for the polo club that its founder, Paul Butler, had organized in 1922, Oak Brook is one of Chicago's youngest suburbs, although it doesn't fit most people's definition of a suburb. It does not have a downtown, Main Street or high school. Still, the western suburb thrives on a sense of community.While other suburbs head to Main Street for community festivals, Oak Brook residents look to the mall. Oakbrook Center hosts such events as the Invitational Fine Art Exhibition each Labor day weekend and the Invitational Fine Craft Exhibition each July.