We Encourage You to Visit Us Soon

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

Throughout the entire area of central Illinois, you will find it rich with the history and influences of Abraham Lincoln, including as near as right here on the Christian County Courthouse lawn where you will find¬†“Looking For Lincoln”¬†wayside exhibits that tell various stories of Lincoln’s connection to our county.

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.

 

Shelbyville Lake

 

Additional Resources

Market Street Inn Bed & Breakfast

U.S. Census Bureau