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Marshall County, Illinois VA Loan Information

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2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Marshall County is $548,250.

Marshall County was formed from a portion of Putman County in 1839. The county was named after former Chief Justice of the United States Supreme County, John Marshall. People who love exploring the outdoors will greatly enjoy the Chautauqua National Wildlife Area. Its proximity to the Illinois River gives Marshall County excellent opportunities for aquatic activities. The county has a strong school system, great for those with children. There are also several locations listed on the National Register of Historic Places. The total population of Marshall County is 12,014, including a veteran population of 1,118.

For some fun by the water, be sure to visit the Illinois River. The vast body of water provides excellent sights and many opportunities for boating and swimming. Canoeing, kayaking, and paddle boarding are just a few of the activities frequently enjoyed at the Illinois River. The many different fish species make the Illinois River a paradise for fishers. Bring your friends and family to the shores of the Illinois River for your next get together.

If you consider yourself a true outdoors person, then you have to come to the Chautauqua National Wildlife Refuge. Made up of 4,388 acres of land, the Refuge is mostly wetlands. See some of the most interesting plant and animal life in the Wildlife Refuge, including an abundance of bald eagles. Bring your fishing pole and take advantage of the many different fish species living in the bodies of water in the Refuge. Chautauqua National Wildlife Refuge is a great place to go hiking or mountain biking.

Be sure to see the historical locations in Marshall County. There is an archeological site in Marshall County called the Marshall Site. The Marshall Site features a boulder with several carvings, believed to have been done by Native Americans. Another historical location in Marshall County is the Robert Waugh House. Completed in 1887, the Robert Waugh House is an octagon house located in Sparland. The Robert Waugh House is one of the ten octagon houses still standing in Illinois.

Veterans living in Illinois are offered many great benefits, including property tax exemption eligibility. The median housing cost in Marshall County is $100,600, and the median household income is $51,504.

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Marshall County Condo Search

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VFW Post

Post 555 Henry Post
418 E Park Row St
Henry, IL 61537
United States
Phone: (309) 364-2685

Meeting Location & Time
418 E Park Row St
Henry, IL 61537
United States
9:00 a.m. 3rd Monday

Quartermaster: Paul Olson
Commander: Steven Kocher

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Marshall County

  • Single Family: $420
  • Multi 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/