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Henry County, Illinois VA Loan Information

henry county IL2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Henry County is $548,250.

You will find everything you are looking for in a perfect home in Henry County, Illinois. Outdoor recreation, sporting events, and great shopping are just a few of the many options for things to do in Henry County. For a relaxing setting with all the culture of a large city, come to Henry County. The county is named for a fighter in the Revolutionary War, Patrick Henry, who coined the phrase “give me liberty, or give me death.” Formed from a portion of Fulton County, Henry County was officially created on January 13, 1825. Encompassing a total area of 823 square miles, Henry County is one of the larger counties in Illinois. The total population is 49,635, including a veteran population of 4,338.

There are two state parks located in Henry County, Hennepin Canal Parkway State Park and Johnson-Sauk Trail State Park. Hennepin Canal Parkway provides excellent opportunities for canoeing and boating. You can listen to the soothing sounds of the canal as you go for a relaxing walk in Hennepin Canal Parkway. Johnson-Sauk Trail State Park offers many beautiful trails in the woods great for hiking, biking, and horseback riding. Some of the interesting wildlife that you can see on the John Sauk Trail includes raccoons, squirrels, rabbits, and opossums.

To see the strong cultural scene in Henry County, be sure to visit one of the historical theatres. Central Theatre is the perfect place to catch a play or the newest movie. The see the works of local talented writers and actors, come to Richmond Hill Players. Richmond Hill Players is a large barn theatre that seats around 160 people. Torment at Twelve Hundred is the perfect place to go for Halloween! Torment at Twelve Hundred leads guests from the theatre to the woods for a haunted adventure.

For some of the best shopping around, visit one of the shopping areas in Henry County. Everything from antiques to modern clothing stores can be found in Henry County. Artisan crafts, paintings, sculptures, and other types of art can be found all over Henry County. If you are an artist, then you will enjoy the strong artistic community. The many different types of restaurants are sure to satisfy anyone’s taste buds. Pizza, ethnic food, burgers, and some of the best pubs and bars can all be found in Henry County.

Veterans living in Henry County are provided with many resources, including a US Veterans Affairs Department. Be sure to take advantage of all the benefits offered to veterans living in Illinois, including property tax exemption eligibility. The median housing cost in Henry County is $109,800, and the median household income is $52,940.

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Henry County Property Search

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Call VA Home Loan Centers at 888-573-4496 for an updated list of VA-approved condos in Henry County.

Henry County Condo Search

There are not currently any VA-approved condos located in Henry County. Let VA Home Loan Centers help you obtain condo approval on almost any condo.

VFW Posts

Post 5083 Don Cherry Post
223 S State St
Geneseo, IL 61254
United States
Phone: (309) 944-3040

Meeting Location & Time
223 S State St
Geneseo, IL 61254-1454
United States
7:30 PM 2nd Tuesday

Quartermaster: Gary Gray
Benjamin Sleaford

Post 8078 Factory City Post
200 W 5th St
Kewanee, IL 61443
United States
Phone: (309) 852-2679

Meeting Location & Time
200 W 5th St
Kewanee, IL 61443
United States
7:00 PM 3rd Wednesday

Quartermaster: Ronald Saey
Tim Willage

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Henry 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/