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Olney, Illinois is a progressive community offering exactly what employers want: A quality educational atmosphere, fully developed business locations, an available workforce and recreational diversions. It has an exciting history, excellent social events and growing housing.


From cozy to upscale, family to single, modern to historic, Olney contains an abundance of affordable housing choices. Subdivisions range from the newest, including the most modern homes, to homes on one of the many lakes, to the older, more established neighborhoods where shaded streets and green front yards dominate the landscape. Senior housing and retirement living choices are also available in Olney.