Dolton (pronounced "DAWL-ton") is a village in Cook County, Illinois, United States. The population was 23,153 at the 2010 census. Dolton is located just west of the expressway Interstate 94 and immediately south of the city limits of Chicago. Its most common ZIP code is 60419.
Dolton has one large water tower, visible from Sibley Boulevard, and also from Greenwood Avenue. It has a wide base and is painted powder blue with the word "DOLTON" on the top.
Dolton is bordered by Chicago to the north, Riverdale and Harvey to the west, South Holland to the south, and Calumet City to the east.
Dolton is the hometown of former NFL star Donovan McNabb, At the Movies with Ebert & Roeper co-host Richard Roeper, actress Jane Lynch and Chicago Sun-Times editor-in-chief Jim Kirk.