Welcome to Henderson County, IL. Natural beauty with down-to-earth friendliness and hospitality. 

The county has a relatively small population with only one stop light. There are several small towns and villages that host a variety of businesses that serve the needs of residents and tourists. Learn More

Henderson County, Illinois News

2016 Heritage Trail Days is Almost Here

Published by Henderson County EDC - 6 September 2016

Mark your calendar for a fun filled weekend (Saturday, September 24 and Sunday, September 25) in Henderson County as the local communities have pulled together events for the entire family.

See the Heritage Trail Days page for the latest news.

Henderson County Fair!

Published by Henderson County EDC - 11 July 2015

It is that time of the year. Bring the entire family to eat, stroll the midway, and enjoy nights full of entertainment.  Don't forget to spend time looking at the projects and livestock barn.  Lot's of hard work and dedication from contestants of all ages. Please stop by and show them your support!

See the Henderson County Fair website for the latest news.

2016 Heritage Trail Days

September 24 & 25

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Henderson County, IL Fair

Henderson County Fair

See you at the fair!
Rich County History

Historical Landmarks

Footsteps thru the Past!
Mississippi River

Along the Mississippi River.

Home to Lock & Dam 18.