Paris, IL
  • 26,806 Population
  • 17 Square Miles
  • 1692 Businesses

A Fun Fact About
Paris, IL

The Heath Bar was invented in Robinson, and the air literally smells like chocolate several days during the month.
Paris is the home of Alfalfa and Brett Eldridge.
Palestine’s Land Office was the location where Robert Kinzie purchased 102.29 acres of land for $127.68, and that acreage is today the nucleus of the city of Chicago.
The small West Union Cafe has been awarded “Best Pies in the Wabash Valley.”
Hutsonville was designated as the 5th Safest City in Illinois.
Marshall was home to the Handy Writers' Colony whose most famous writer was the novelist James Jones.

Paris, IL is partnering with Marshall, West Union, West York, Hutsonville, Robinson and Palestine, IL.