The County is hiring!  Click on the Employment Opportunities link for more information.

Public Safety Telecommunication Operator/9-1-1 Dispatcher

EMPLOYMENT opportunity – pART-Time Court House Security

Employment Application – Sheriff’s Office



Welcome to Christian County, Illinois

Christian County is not only a great place to live and work but is in a great location at the center of the State of Illinois. Its major city of Taylorville sits in the heart of the county surrounded by farms and villages of friendly and prosperous people. It also offers a great educational system.

Its location offers a unique proximity within the state. It’s an easy drive to major cities such as Decatur, Peoria, Champaign and Bloomington as well as Chicago and St. Louis – and especially Springfield, our great capitol of the State of Illinois which is only a few miles away.

With all that is available within a short drive within and around Christian County, it truly is a great place to live, work and operate a business. We encourage you to visit our county soon.

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Christian County
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