Lanford is a small city located in Illinois. The Conner Family, including most of their extended family, reside here.
The Conner family lives in a corner house, located on 3th and Delaware. The address is 714 Delaware.
Lanford, Illinois does not exist, but has several basis in reality. The closest example of Lanford is Yorkville, Illinois. However, the location of the house is in Evansville, Indiana. The yard is the same configuration with a detached garage and alley in the back, but it is not a corner house. The basis for The Lunch Box is from several restaurants located in Iowa.