The Springfield Advantage is...

  • Capitol Advantage

    As the state capitol, Springfield is the seat of Illinois government and home to the Governor’s Mansion, General Assembly, Supreme Court and State offices.

  • Business Advantage

    Industries in Springfield and Sangamon County are specialized in agribusiness,  financial services, advanced healthcare, logistics and tourism.

  • Workforce Advantage

    With a number of top-notch institutions of higher learning, the Springfield and Sangamon County region generates an exceptionally talented workforce.

  • Location Advantage

    Situated in the Midwest between Chicago and St. Louis, Springfield and Sangamon county's location ensures nationwide connectivity by air, rail and interstate highway.  Sangamon County transportation assets include Interstate 55 and Interstate 72 along with four Class I Railroads of Canadian National, Norfolk Southern, Union Pacific and the Kansas City Southern.

  • Hometown Advantage

    From lively downtown streets to the quiet countryside, communities in Springfield and Sangamon county offers something for all walks of life—whether you are just starting a career, raising a family or planning for retirement.  

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