Effingham is home to over 12,300 residents. We are a regional hub for work, shopping, healthcare, and recreation causing our daytime population to double daily. Our location at the intersection of Interstates 57 and 70 attracts many businesses to choose Effingham as their location. Effingham is home to multiple corporate headquarters and manufacturing facilities, along with numerous shopping and recreational opportunities and over 17 hotels and 65 restaurants. With all of the available amenities, Effingham is a great place to live, work and play.