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About Roanoke, Illinois

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The Village of Roanoke is a wonderful place to call home – just ask anyone!  Living in Roanoke offers you the comfort and simplicity of a small town, with easy access to all the amenities in Peoria and Bloomington/Normal.  If you are looking for a great place to relocate, make sure you check out all Roanoke has to offer!

Founded: 1874
Population: 2,099  (2013)

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Roanoke Highlights

Considering Roanoke? These are some of the most important & exciting things going on in town—

Raise A Family

Raise a Family

With a family friendly atmosphere no matter where you’re at, Roanoke is the perfect place to put down roots. More

Convenient Commute

Convenient Commute

Centrally located, Roanoke offers quick and convenient commutes to Peoria, Bloomington/Normal, Washington and Eureka. More.

Outdoor Living

Outdoor Living

With beautiful parks filled with walking paths, frisbee golf and the community pool, there’s no better place to picnic under a pavilion. More.

Small Town History

Small Town History

Home to the Hunzinger Museum located in the Roanoke Park, numerous collections are on display, including: Native American artifacts, butterflies, photographs, as well as several other items. More.

Main Street USA

Main Street USA

Take a stroll down Roanoke’s picturesque, small-town America main street. While you’re there, stop into Caleri’s for some treats that will have your mouth watering. More.

Small Town, Big Amenities

Small Town, Big Amenities

Don’t miss out on small town living with big town amenities. Roanoke has everything bigger cities have to offer in this idyllic family oriented community. More.

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*The circle size in the map above corresponds with the population of that city.

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