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Clark County, Illinois VA Loan Information

clark county2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Clark County is $548,250.

Created from a portion of Crawford County, Clark County was officially created in 1819. The county is located in the southeastern region of the State of Illinois. The county got its name from George Rodgers Clark, who was an officer for Virginia in the Revolutionary War. Clark County has numerous opportunities for camping, hiking, horseback riding, and many more outdoor activities. The cities and towns of Clark County offer some of the best shopping and the tastiest restaurants in Illinois. The total population is 16,180, including a veteran population of 1,459.

One of the most popular outdoor recreation areas in Clark County is the Lincoln Trail State Park. For hiking, hunting, camping, and more, don’t miss out on the opportunities offered at Lincoln Trail. The Lincoln Trail, for which Lincoln Trail State Park is named, is over 1,000 miles long, and provides excellent views of the local landscape. The lake itself provides excellent opportunities for boating, fishing, swimming, and any other aquatic activities. There are many campgrounds available in Lincoln Trail State Park for people that love camping!

Clark County is rich in history, which can be seen through the many nationally registered historic places located in the county. The Lincoln County School Museum is completely restored and shows visitors how school life was in the early 1800s. The school was built in 1843 and served as a school until 1950. Another great place to view the history of Clark County is the Clark County Historical Museum. The museum features a log cabin, meeting hall, and several exhibits showcasing early life in Clark County.

If you are an avid golfer, then Clark County is the perfect spot for you! With its many country clubs and golf courses, Clark County has everything you need to improve your golfing skills. The Casey County Country Club is a golf course open to everyone. Casey County features an 18-hole course, along with cart and club rentals. Marshall Golf Club is great for those who like playing golf year ‘round. This nine-hole course also proves cart and golf club rentals. There is also a fully-stocked pro shop on the course.

The towns and cities of Clark County provide some of the best dining and shopping opportunities around. For everything from fine dining to your favorite fast food places, be sure to visit one of the downtown areas of Clark County. Clark County has several shopping centers, small shops, and specialty stores.

There is a Veterans’ Affairs Office and several other veteran resources located in Clark County. The State of Illinois offers many great benefits to veterans including disability compensation, educational benefits, and healthcare benefits. The median housing cost is $87,800, and the median household income is $47,405.

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Clark County Property Search

Casey, Clarksville, West Union, Anderson, Auburn, Casey, Darwin, Dolson, Douglas, Johnson, Marshall, Martinsville, Melrose, Orange, Parker, Wabash, Westfield, York

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Clark County Condo Search

There are not currently any VA-approved condos located in Clark County. For help obtaining condo approval on almost any condo, click here.

VFW Posts

Post 5975 Dow Stepp Memorial Post
112 N 5th St
Marshall, IL 62441
United States
Phone: (217) 826-2814

Meeting Location & Time
112 N 5th St
Marshall, IL 62441
United States
7:00 PM 2nd Thursday

Quartermaster: Martin Lathrop
Eric Snedeker

Post 5762 Casey Post
300 S Central Ave
PO BOX 276
Casey, IL 62420
United States
Phone: (217) 932-5762

Meeting Location & Time
300 S Central
Casey, IL 62420
United States
8:00 PM 2nd Wednesday

Quartermaster: William Wofford
Jerry Snearley

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Clark County

  • Single Family: $420
  • Mukti Family: $550
  • Individual Condo: $425
  • Manufactured: $425
  • Repair Inspection: $100


  1. Illinois VA Loan Information: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/illinois-va-home-loan-limit/
  2. VA Loan Information by State: https://www.vahomeloancenters.org/va-loan-limit-maximum-va-loan-amount/