Offers / Mattoon, Illinois

The City of Mattoon provides art and entertainment venues, retail centers, and a host of dining and lodging options.
In Mattoon, you're never too far away from everything Illinois has to offer.
We invite you to 'Move to Mattoon' and start living the life that you and your family have always dreamed of.

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Mattoon, Illinois

rural • midwest, USA


About Mattoon

Mattoon, IL is a thriving community that embodies everything good about life in Central Illinois: convenient location, small town cohesiveness, excellent real estate values, a strong economy, a prosperous downtown area, historical connections, and a diverse amount of sports, lakes, and housing opportunities, support a wide variety of contemporary and traditional lifestyles. Mattoon, IL is located between the major cities of Chicago, Champaign, Indianapolis, and St. Louis, so visiting the big city while living a small town lifestyle has never been easier. We invite you to 'Move to Mattoon' and start living the life that you and your family have always dreamed of. If you'd like to learn more about all the things Mattoon, IL has to offer, please visit: https://movetomattoon.org/why-mattoon/

Population

16,870

Internet Speed Rating

1000 Mbps

Closest Airport

Decatur Airport (DEC) • 40 mi

Weather (High/Low)

86 / 21

Median Home Value (3BR, 2BA)

$89,959



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FUN FACT


The City of Mattoon owns two beautiful lakes, Lake Paradise and Lake Mattoon, both of which are located in the southwest corner of Coles County. These two lakes offer residents a non-wake and a wake lake option where ample camping, fishing, boating, and other recreational options are available nearly year-round.

Incentive Package


$5,000 Cash Towards Moving Expenses

$500 in Local Restaurant Vouchers

1-Year Free Membership at Elevate Coworking Space

6 Month Family YMCA Membership

$500 Rural King Gift Cards

6 Months Free - Storage Unit

$250 Gift Card to Slumberland Furniture

$200 Professional Headshot with Melissa Harden at Studio 21

$200 Gift Card to Morgan's Meat Market

$100 Gift Card to Broadway Appliance & Home Center

$50 Chamber Bucks

$20 Gift Card to Alamo Steakhouse

MarsPetcare Welcome Package

$1000 Off Car Purchase or $200 Service Gift Card

6 Months Free 1GB Internet

Wellness Assessment from Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Systems

Wellness Assessment from Sarah Bush Lincoln Health Systems

2 Hours of Go-Karting & Axe Throwing at Zax Trax for 5 Family Members

Maranatha Christian Academy Registration Waiver


Total Incentive Value

$10,445

ELIGIBILITY
  • Lives 100 miles from Mattoon.

  • Household income of at least $45k.

  • Only available for new movers who have been preapproved through the process.

TOTAL VALUE

$10,445