Other cities in the 847 area code include: Park Ridge, Waukegan, Palatine, Wheeling, Elgin, Libertyville, La Grange Park, Schaumburg, Bensenville, Evanston, Deerfield, Lake Forest, Wood Dale, Skokie, Lincolnshire, Lake Zurich, Hinsdale, Glenview, Highland Park, Schiller Park, Barrington, Dundee, Mundelein, Morton Grove, Grayslake, Algonquin, Zion, Winnetka, Fox Lake, Cary, Wauconda, Huntley, Wilmette, Round Lake, Antioch, Lake Villa, Glencoe, Oak Brook, Hampshire, Hoffman Estates, Gurnee, Summit Argo, Itasca, Chicago, and Bartlett.
Northbrook is an affluent village on Chicago's North Shore, located at the northern edge of Cook County, Illinois, United States.When incorporated in 1901, the village was known as Shermerville in honor of Frederick Schermer, who donated the land for its first train station. The village changed its name to Northbrook in 1923 as an effort to improve its public image. The name was chosen because the West Fork of the North Branch of the Chicago River runs through the Village. Glenbrook North High School, founded in 1953 as Glenbrook High School, is located in Northbrook. The village is also home to the Northbrook Park District, founded in 1927, Northbrook Court shopping mall, the Ed Rudolph Velodrome, the Chicago Curling Club, and the Northbrook Public Library.
Roselle is a village in DuPage County and Cook counties in northeastern Illinois, United States. It was first incorporated in 1922 and is a bedroom community, with residents generally commuting to Chicago or nearby suburbs for their jobs. As a result, the early rural atmosphere of the community has been lost over the past 30 years. As of the 2010 census, the village's population was 22,763. Roselle is a western suburb of Chicago and is part of the Chicago metropolitan area.
Elk Grove Village is a village located in northeastern Illinois adjacent to O'Hare International Airport and the city of Chicago. The village is located primarily in Cook County with a small portion in DuPage County. The population was 33,127 at the 2010 census. As the name suggests, Elk Grove Village is home to a small herd of elk kept in a grove at the eastern edge of the Busse Woods forest preserve for which the grove is named. Elk are not native to the area but were brought from Montana by an early resident, Busse, in the 1920s. The elk are currently maintained by the Chicago Zoological Society veterinary staff and the Busse Woods Forest Preserve wildlife biologists.
The 847 area code lies within the Central Daylight Time Zone (or CDT). The current time in Central Daylight Time is 7:11 PM on May 24, 2022.