Elizabeth's Main Street has plenty of options for dining and shopping with all the comforts of a friendly, small town.  Read more »

Located directly on U.S. Highway 20, Elizabeth is a convenient spot to begin or end a vacation weekend or holiday.  Read more »

Home to more than 700 people, the village of Elizabeth is one of Illinois' most unique small towns.  Read more »

Elizabeth is the perfect location for those seeking the peace and quiet of living in a small community.  Read more »

Rich in history and Midwestern culture, Elizabeth captures all of the benefits of rural America.  Read more »

Charming Elizabeth is a destination for any traveler vacationing in beautiful Jo Daviess County.  Read more »

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In the idyllic Village of Elizabeth Main Street is the major transportation highway Illinois Route 20, which runs right through the center of the town all the way to, and across, the Mississippi River.

Historic and Scenic with exceptional schools, a Bustling Economy and Tourist Destination, Electrical PowerManager for the region, a Service Center and Agricultural Hub Elizabeth is a great place to Live, Work and Enjoy a Special Quality of Life.

And, Elizabeth is Poised to Grow!

Jun 07

Public Works Committee Meeting
5:30 pm | Village Hall
Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month.

Jun 07

Administration Committee Meeting
7:00 pm | Village Hall
Committee meets the first Wednesday of every month.
Featured Business

Eshelman Pottery

238 N Main St, Elizabeth, IL
(815) 858-2327

We design and make contemporary functional pottery in our studio. Our gallery is open 9am - 5pm, Mon-Sat or call for an appointment.

Upcoming Events

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May 05-Oct 27

Elizabeth Farmer's Market
3:00 - 6:00 pm | Fridays
Terrapin Park on Highway 20 West  More info »

Jun 03

Annual Spring Fling
9:00 am - 8:00 pm | Free
Bounce house, petting zoo, store sales, flea market, town-wide garage sales and much more.  More info »
2010 Governor's Home Town award

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