Mount Prospect is a village in Elk Grove and Wheeling Townships in Cook County, Illinois, about 20 miles (32 km) north-west of downtown Chicago, and approximately 4 miles north of O'Hare International Airport. Companies based in Mount Prospect include Cummins Allison, NTN USA and Rauland-Borg. Among the top employers in the city are: CVS Caremark; Robert Bosch Tool Corporation;Cummins-Allison Corporation; Village of Mount Prospect; Rauland-Borg; Mount Prospect School District; Carson Pirie Scott; Jewel-Osco Food Stores; Rainbow Hospice & Palliative Care; Prospect High School.
Mount Prospect has a population of over 54,167 people. Mount Prospect also forms part of the wider Chicago metropolitan area which has a population of over 9,729,825 people.