Effingham's unique location and transportation system has been the calling card for numerous industrial and commercial companies which have located in its business parks and retail areas. In fact, the City's daytime population doubles because of this vast amount of development.

Effingham is a micropolitan center which draws workers from an eight county area and has a trade population of 175,000. Being a regional center, people travel to Effingham to work, shop and for their healthcare needs. Effingham is a progressive, pro-business community which has the tools to make every business successful. Effingham invites you and your business to partner with us and enjoy the benefits of a community with a future.