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.
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.