Located in Central Illinois at the crossroads of Int. 57 & 70 Effingham is a growing community with a great medical community. 

Atlamont is located 11 miles west of Effingham on Int. 70 or Rt. 40.  Altamont is a community of 2181 and have many services to offer from doctors to a hardware store.

Vandalia is another 20 miles west of Altamont on Int. 70.  Vandalia is a community of 6,000 and is a great place to raise a family. 

Some of the major websites you may want to visit are:   Effingham, IL  Effingham Chamber  -  City of Altamont  St. Anthony Hospital -  Lake Sara - The Effingham Peformance Center - Ballard Nature Center