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Teutopolis, Illinois is a place where people and neighbors still look after each other’s kids, watch over each other’s houses, and share laughter and good times together. Teutopolis is located within three miles of Effingham, in the “Heartland of America” and still thrives on the discipline and values that have made Teutopolis a success since its establishment in 1839. We have a small town atmosphere with a limitless entrepreneurial spirit, cultural heritage, rural character and natural environment with a positive environment for business and industry. Community service is alive and well in T-Town. The region’s natural beauty, coupled with abundant amenities, makes it an excellent place to live.


Village President, Greg Hess, welcomes all to the community. To contact Greg you may call 217-663-2108 or message him by email.

The Second Phase of Prairie View Subdivision, located in the South east part of the Village, is now open and lots are for available for purchase.  Packets with information on the subdivision can be picked up at the village hall during normal office hours or downloaded here. Any questions contact the village hall at 217-857-3543. We are excited about welcoming you to Teutopolis.


Esker & Walker

16782 E 1635th Ave

Founded in 1976, Esker & Walker is celebrating their 45th anniversary this year. Jerry Walker and Jack Esker started the concrete company, and today locals Matt Ordner and Shane Stone continue the business. 


Jerry & Jack started the business doing commercial & residential concrete projects 45 years ago, and Jerry took sole ownership in the mid-90’s. Tom Ordner became a partner in 2003, and he & Jerry then sold the business to current owners Matt Ordner and Shane Stone.



News & Notices

T4T Parks and Rec Survey

Early in 2020, a MAPPING  (Management and Planning Programs Involving Nonmetropolitan Groups click for more information) initiative was begun in Teutopolis. Members of the community were invited to participate in a process to dream about their vision of a future Teutopolis. They were asked to identify big, hairy, audacious goals (BHAGs) in order to get […]

Grass Clippings Notice

When mowing your lawn please make sure to not blow grass on roadways. Grass clippings can cause hazards to motorists.

Golf Carts

View updated information regarding the use of Golf Carts in the Village of Teutopolis including the release form and permit applications.   Golf Cart Information Golf Cart Release Form Golf Cart Renewal Permit  New Golf Cart Permit Application