Welcome to affordable housing! While the rest of the country and most of the sate of Illinois has experienced huge value drops Vermilion County has been relativly unscathed. We offer a great central location that is 120 miles south of Chicago, 40 miles east of Champaign IL location of the University, and 90 miles west of Indianapolis Ind. Talk about easy driving distance.. When most people think of Central Illinois they think of vast open corn and bean fields and although we do have that we also have a wonderful man made lake "Lake Vermilion" for summer boating and water-sports, we have 2 beautiful state and county parks, nature reserves and very mature neighborhoods with very affordable housing. We are certainly not a shopping haven but do have all the basic amenities to make life enjoyable. We have 3 city local golf courses, 2 additional within a 5 mile drive and enough nice places to eat to satisfy most people. With a very active local comunity involved in the fine arts with many dinner theater productions, private play productions and so much more. Just a great comunity with friendly people all willing to get to know you.
Housing prices for a typical 3 B/R, 2 F/B ranch stle home start at around $100,000 with many homes to choose from, and many bungalows in established neighborhoods priced below $80,000. We have lake front homes for sale with beautiful views of Lake Vermilion for under $200,000!
Let us know if you have an interest in learning more about Danville IL.