The Southwestern Illinois region is home to a vast array of strong interconnected communities offering fun and activities for the entire family to enjoy! Great schools, affordable cost of living, and a multitude of dining and shopping options make the Southwestern Illinois area a great place to play, work and live. With downtown St. Louis only a short drive away, a family day at The Zoo or a night out with friends at Busch Stadium is right across the river! To help you get to know the local communities better, we have gathered the following resources below: