Community Overview

Since 1850, Niles Township Government has been dedicated to improving life for its residents. Niles Township is located in the northeast corner of Cook County. With a population of over 104,863, and 21.3 square miles the Township includes the villages of Skokie, Lincolnwood and Golf, and sections of Morton Grove, Niles, and Glenview.


Niles Township Government has been meeting the challenges to assist our residents during difficult economic times. The Board of Trustees, elected officials, and our staff have gone the extra mile to help residents with a variety of issues they must deal with, such as:

  • Unemployment Services
  • Real Estate Taxes and Assessments
  • Historic Photo of Downtown Niles TownshipHealth Services
  • Passport Services
  • Legal Services
  • Child Care Services


View a video detailing an oral history of Niles Township.