Available Warehousing

1301 W First St, Granite City, IL 62040

Warehouse 1 Suites B and E are available, as is Warehouse 2 Suite D All three suites are 43,200 sq. ft. each and have direct rail access along the rear of the building.

The Port is currently constructing a 26,000 sq. ft. warehouse, projected to be completed in mid-August. It is ideal for bulk storage.

Beginning December 1, a 22,000 sq. ft. hangar with rail access will be available.

Building Description

America’s Central Port features five 216,000 – 259,200 sq. ft. rail-served warehouses. Warehouse doors, offices, restrooms, and finishes vary based on the needs of prior tenants. Owner updates and additional outside storage are available. Warehouses are monitored 24/7/365 by professional security staff and fall within Foreign Trade Zone #31.


Tenants pay a leasehold tax in lieu of property taxes due to the taxexempt status of the Port District. The tax amount is based on several factors including lease rate and term. Estimated annual payments are ~8-10% of 1/3 of the assessed value of the property and improvements.

Building Details

Total Area: 216,000 – 259,200 sq. ft.
Lease Rate: $2.80-$3.10 / sq. ft. + utilities
Number of Stories: 1
Can Subdivide: Yes
Ceiling Peak / Eaves: 24’ / 14’
Column Spacing: 20’
Floor strength: 300 PSF
Year Built: 1948
Construction Type: Masonry
Zoning: Heavy Industrial (M-5)
Within City Limits: Yes (Granite City, IL)
Fire rating: 3 ISO (Granite City Fire Dept.)
Fire protection: Dry pipe sprinkler system


Electric: Ameren Illinois
Natural Gas: Ameren Illinois
Water: Illinois American
Sewer: Granite City Regional Wastewater
Telecommunications: River’s Edge Telecom.