• Welcome to the Clinton Area Chamber of Commerce & Tourism Bureau

  • Located in the center of what the State Economic Development Department deems "The Golden Square," Clinton is smack in the middle of it all. The proximity to the center of the state makes it a destination that's easy to reach, but difficult to leave. Once you begin to experience the pleasures of our area, you may just wish to move here. If so, we can help!


    A great place to call home: Homes range through every style and price, from grand old mansions to the cozy vintage bungalows. Splendid executive and mid-size single family homes, well maintained apartments, a mid-rise retirement center for seniors and The Villas, a first class assisted living facility are also among the quality housing options.

    Location: Accessible from Routes 51, 54 and 10

    Education: A fine school system. Neighborhood school buildings are within easy walking distance of home. The high school has an impressive facility and sports complex. Exceptional colleges and universities are in nearby Decatur, Bloomington/Normal, Lincoln, Springfield, and Champaign/Urbana.

    Healthcare: Warner Hospital & Health Services is a full service hospital with ample medical staff, assuring residents quick and professional medical care when required.

    History: A rich heritage of community awaits. During the 1840s Abraham Lincoln had a law office in Clinton. You'll find a statue of Abe on Mr. Lincoln's Square. Plus, don't miss the C.H. Moore Homestead and DeWitt County Museum, as well as many other attractions Clinton has to offer.

    Shopping/Restaurants: A variety of retail and service shops rim Mr. Lincoln's Square and many more stores and restaurants are within easy driving distance. They include a discount department store and several national fast food chains, as well as unique dining experiences including a 50's garage style diner, Victorian elegance tea room, traditional family dining, Mexican cuisine, lakeside dining and more.

    Government: A professional City and County staff effectively serve the community, encouraging economic development and new home construction.


    Statistics from www.census.gov

    Population: 7,004 (2020)

    Median Income: $46,923.00 (2019)

    White Non-Hispanic (94.8%) 
    Hispanic or Latino (4.5%) 
    Two or more races (1.3%)
    Black (1.2
    Asian (0.1%)


    For population 25 years and over:
    High school or higher: 89.6% 
    Bachelor's degree or higher: 13%
    Post-grad degree: 3%
    Unemployed: 3.6% (Nov, 2021)


  • Clinton, Illinois - a great place to live and do business, for a weekend or a lifetime. 

    Where home is not a place...it's people.