The Effingham County Chamber of Commerce drives and directs critical business and community initiatives to make Effingham County a great place to live and do business. Effingham and Teutopolis offer a big city atmosphere with vision and opportunity where businesses and residents can flourish, but with the values, attitude and work ethic that come with living in a smaller Midwest community. Individuals from across the nation have found a home in these Central Illinois communities. Effingham and Teutopolis are a premier location for business, industry and a place to grow a family. It is an ideal place to make a better life for all.