Welcome to the official website for Pinckneyville, Illinois. Known as the "friendly little city", our small town community has many hidden treasures for you to seek out.  From fine dining, to outdoor picnics, antique shops to modern gift stores, we have a lot for you to enjoy. 

Located 20 miles between Interstates 64 and 57, Pinckneyville is 70 miles from St. Louis, Missouri and 130 miles from Springfield, Illinois. This great city celebrates it's past while planning for it's future.

Whether visiting for a day, a week, or making Pinckneyville your home, we hope you find our website helpful. 

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Quality of Life

Pinckneyville is not only the "friendly little city" it is also a great place to live and raise a family.  Our city works hard to meet the needs of the community and the families who come here to live.

Please visit this website often for information about our city and its excellent educational, retail, and business opportunities for individuals and families.  In addition to our lakes and beautiful parks, our library and community pool give residents and visitors a place to relax in a peaceful setting.  This website will not only acquaint you with city services, but will also provide you with information about city committees and organizations which offer citizens the opportunity to become involved in shaping the quality of life in our city.

Visiting Here

Time with the family doesn't get any better than here in Pinckneyville! From fairs, festivals & museums to hunting, fishing & hiking, you'll spend dawn to dusk enjoying the friendly little city. The annual Thresherman Association's Steam Gas ad Power shows bring you back to a time forgotten in agricultural history. The County fair and Family Night in the Park is sure to please kids of all ages. Cooling off in the summer is easy to do at the Bender Municipal Pool. Take the family for a walk in the city park, go fishing at the city lake or hiking at the state's largest park, Pyramid State Park. And don't forget to get a taste of the country within the city limits at our Farmer's Market.

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