Lockport Homes for Sale offers living in a historic city with a vintage downtown. Lockport is situated 30 miles southwest of Chicago and historic city in Will County, IL. In 1975 on May 12 Lockport was listed on the National Register of historic place. In 1853 Lockport was incorporated and according to Forbes Magazine the fastest?growing suburbs in America. The walking paths, Scenic golf course, parks and recreation, vintage downtown and those things made this city’s so amazing. Through the Lockport a section of the canal runs and this is the headquarters of the operationally defunct Illinois and Michigan canal. The city of Lockport is one of the best?preserved Canal sites in existence today Because of proactive efforts dating back several years.