Business and Economy in Kankakee, IL
Being a great place to live also means being a great place to work. A thriving economy helps the tax base (so there’s more money for city improvements) and helps a city attract and retain talent. The economy in Kankakee is led by the Nursing Care Facilities industry, which accounts for 2.0% of the jobs in the area. Other top employment sectors include Offices of Physicians , Supermarkets and Other Grocery, and Discount Department Stores.