Economic Development

The Menard County, Illinois area has many attributes and advantages that are attractive to new and existing residents, businesses and visitors.  Located within the Springfield, Illinois Standard Metropolitan Statistical Area and just minutes away from the City of Springfield, Menard County is home to great schools, a diversity of quality housing options, a strong agricultural and service economy and the well-known New Salem State Historic Site, along with other interesting, County-oriented tourist sites.  With much to offer the right business or residential development, Menard County is interested in new business and residential investment, economic growth, quality development and the creation of job opportunities.  Menard County welcomes any inquiries and follow-up questions you might have regarding development opportunities available in Menard County - a great place to live, work and play!

If you have any questions regarding economic development, please contact: (217)632-0202