Located in west central Illinois, Adams County
provides citizens with opportunity, diversity, and quality.
Most of the residents live in or near the City of Quincy, while
most of the land is used for agriculture. The county is on
the banks of the Mississippi River, which provides
transportation and recreation.
Quincy is the regional hub
for medical services, manufacturing, entertainment, and
education. As the largest city within a 100 miles, Quincy
provides the entire county with some of the amenities of larger
cities. And several smaller communities compliment Quincy
by offering superb quality of life in rural settings.