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PO Box 376, Clinton IL 61727 US             217-935-5271          info@dcdc-illinois.net

Dewitt County is home to Weldon Springs and Clinton Lake, one of the largest lakes in the state of Illinois. They boast a multitude of outdoor recreation opportunities, including: boating, skiing, white sand beach, miles of trails, including bicycle, equestrian, and cross-country skiing, fishing, more than 3,600 huntable acres, an archery range and fabulous bird watching opportunities. When the mercury drops enough, even ice fishing, ice skating, and snowmobiling are allowed. 




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Millikin University                                              Richland Community College
Heartland Community College                          University of Illinois
Parkland Community College                           Illinois Wesleyan University
Illinois State University                                     Lincoln College

DeWitt County is proud of its Midwest roots.  We are centered for growth & strengthening our community and our workforce for the 21st Century.

DeWitt County is located 25 miles from Bloomington-Normal and Decatur, 50 miles from Springfield and Champaign-Urbana, and 150 miles from Chicago and St. Louis! DeWitt County is easily accessible from two major interstates (I-72 & I-74), two major U.S. Routes (U.S.-51 & U.S.-150), and three major State Routes (IL-10, IL-48, & IL-54).

Officially organized on March 1, 1839, DeWitt County is situated on 405 square miles.  Divided into 13 Townships, with 2 Cities and 5 villages.   

DeWitt County is positioned with easy access to some of the finest quality higher education available.  

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DeWitt County has made great strides in the availability of 21st Century technology.  Broadband is widely accessible across the county.