Mattoon embodies everything good about life in Central Illinois: convenient location, small town cohesiveness, excellent real estate values; a strong economy, a working downtown area, history, wide variety of sports, lakes and housing opportunities to support a variety of contemporary and traditional lifestyles. With a population of more than 20,000 residents, Mattoon offers a quality of life in the region that is second to none.
From outdoor recreation and events to eclectic dining and shopping sites, Mattoon has something for everyone. Whether you are living in or visiting the area, the City of Mattoon invites you to enjoy all it has to offer!
For more information about the city of Mattoon, visit the Mattoon Chamber of Commerce