County Mall is located in Mattoon (Coles County), IL, 61938-4671
County Population: 52,175
Mattoon Population: 18,291
Charleston Population: 21, 039
to Champaign, IL: 45 miles north
Distance to St Louis, MO: 141 miles west/southwest
Distance to Chicago, IL: 170 miles north
County Mall is on the north side of IL State Route 16, just
west of Interstate 57 (exit 190) in Mattoon, IL. It is in
the major retail corridor for the area.
Chamber of Commerce
Development Organization for Coles County
of the site area
in America's heartland, Cross County Mall in Mattoon is an
ideal location for your retail business. In a trade area of
180,000 people, the City of Mattoon is served by three state
highways, one interstate highway, two railroads, one airline,
one bus line, and six trucking lines.
business community is home to many diversified national manufacturers
is a city in Coles County, Illinois, United States. The population
was 18,291 at the 2000 census. In December 18, 2007, Mattoon
was chosen to be the site of the U.S. Department of Energy's
zero emission power plant.
is also home to Lake
Land College, a top-ranking community college; Eastern
Illinois University is nearby. Considerable development
has taken place in the business district along the east edge
of Mattoon on Highway 16, with the addition of four motels
and several businesses and restaurants.
the arrival of the Lender's Bagels factory in 1986, Mattoon
became the self-declared "Bagel Capital of the World."
The town is also home to the world's largest bagel and an
annual summer event called "Bagelfest." Mattoon
is also home to the "original" Burger King.
of the major commercial development in recent years has occurred
along Interstate 57, which crosses the eastern edge of Mattoon.
Transportation is a vital part of local economic life. Amtrak,
the national passenger rail system, provides service to Mattoon.
Amtrak Train 59, the southbound City of New Orleans, is scheduled
to depart Mattoon at 11:13pm daily with service to Effingham,
Centralia, Carbondale, Fulton, Newbern-Dyersburg, Memphis,
Greenwood, Yazoo City, Jackson, Hazlehurst, Brookhaven, McComb,
Hammond, and New Orleans. Amtrak Train 58, the northbound
City of New Orleans, is scheduled to depart Mattoon at 5:23am
daily with service to Champaign-Urbana, Kankakee, Homewood,
and Chicago. Mattoon is also served by Amtrak Train 390/391,
the Saluki, daily in the morning, and Amtrak Train 392/393,
the Illini, daily in the afternoon/evening. Both the Saluki
and the Illini operate between Chicago and Carbondale.
taken in part from Wikipedia.