Waukegan Tire Certified Service Center - Waukegan
Family-owned and operated business started in 1968, and now operates four locations in Grayslake, Park City, and Waukegan, IL and Kenosha, WI.
Waukegan Tire, a leader in the tire industry, has been providing personalized service, quality tires, custom wheels, and automotive services for over 50 years to customers in northern Illinois and southeast Wisconsin. As an industry leader, Waukegan Tire has been twice nationally recognized by Tire Review as a Top Shop - honored to be among the top four independent tire dealers nationwide that best epitomize the key attributes and values of a highly successful independent tire business. The company is also uniquely recognized for its leadership in providing an outstanding experience for women.
Waukegan (), is the most populous city in and the county seat of Lake County, Illinois, United States. An industrial suburb of Chicago, Waukegan is situated about 26 miles (42 km) north of Chicago’s city limits. As of the 2020 census, its population was 89,321, ranking it the seventh-most populous city within the Chicago metropolitan area, and the 10th-most populous city in Illinois. Waukegan has a significant working-class population, some poor areas and a small middle-class community. == History == === Founding and 19th century === The site of present-day Waukegan was recorded as Rivière du Vieux Fort ("Old Fort River") and Wakaygagh on a 1778 map by Thomas Hutchins.