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Piatt County, Illinois VA Loan Information

piatt county il2021 $0 down, VA home loan limit for Piatt County is $548,250.

If you are looking for a place with that hometown feel, then you will be happy in Piatt County. Home to the coolest little shops and some of the tastiest food around, you are sure to feel at home in Piatt County. Piatt County is located near the center of Illinois and contains great parks, schools, and historical landmarks. Bring your friends and family to one of the fun festivals held in Piatt County for a great time! Piatt County was formed in 1841 and was named after James Piatt, who helped form the county. The total population of the county is 16,431, including a veteran population of 1,324.

Visit one of the parks in Piatt County if you are looking for a beautiful place to enjoy nature. The Allerton Park and Retreat Center contains several natural areas, gardens, and pieces of art. Considered one of the Seven Wonders of Illinois, Allerton Park contains miles of hiking trails as well as parts of the Sangamon River. Allerton Park is a popular spot for weddings and special events. Lodge Park has a playground and several sports facilities. Enjoy the views of the Sangamon River as you relax with a picnic. There are also facilities for camping in Lodge Park.

Come to one of the many interesting attractions located around Piatt County. Eli Field is a huge facility that allows RC helicopter enthusiasts a place to enjoy themselves. There are also two RC car tracks located in Eli Field. Come to Monticello Family Aquatic Center (MFAC) on those hot summer days. Featuring an Olympic-sized pool, diving boards, a slide, and more, you are sure to have a ton of fun at the MFAC. For those who like educational fun, be sure to visit the Monticello Railway Museum. The Monticello Railway Museum features exhibits on the history of trains and railroads, including operational trains.

Join your friends and family at one of the many fun events held in Piatt County. One of the most popular events is Monticello Movie Nights. Showing some of the most popular movies, Monticello Movie Nights is always a hit with the community. MonticelloBration celebrates the history of Piatt County by transforming the downtown area into a vision of the roaring 20’s. Be sure to dress up and go on one of the horse and buggy rides! Other great events in Piatt County include Lunch with Santa on the Train and the Polar Express.

There are plenty of resources for veterans in and near Piatt County, including the Piatt County Veterans Assistance Co. The median housing cost in the county is $120,800, and the median household income is $63,027.

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Piatt County Property Search

For help finding a VA-approved home or condo in one of the following areas, call 888-573-4496.

Monticello, Atwood, Bement, Cerro Gordo, Cisco, De Land, Hammond, Mansfield, Galesville, La Place, Lodge, Milmine, Pierson Station, White Heath

61842, 61884, 61911, 61913, 61851, 61853, 61855, 61813, 61854, 61929, 61856, 61818, 61937, 61864, 61936, 61830, 61839

Piatt County Condo Search

There do not appear to be any VA-approved condos in Piatt County. VA Home Loan Centers can help you obtain condo approval on almost any condo!

VFW Posts

Post 5346 Piatt County Post
108 E Livingston St
Monticello, IL 61856
United States
Phone: (217) 762-8250

Meeting Location & Time
108 E Livingston St
Monticello, IL 61856
United States
7:00 PM 2nd Tuesday

Quartermaster: N/A
Samuel Mc Pheeters

Post 5192 Ray Plummer Post
233 W William St
Bement, IL 61813-1449
United States
Phone: N/A

Meeting Location & Time
W Wilson St
Bement, IL 61813
United States
7:00 pm 1st Monday

Quartermaster: Duane Thompson
Gerald Manint

Maximum VA Appraisal Fees Allowable in Piatt 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/