Welcome to

Brown County, IL

Brown County, IL Map

Upcoming Events

  • All County Board meetings will be held at 7pm in the courtroom of the Courthouse unless otherwise noted.

Memorial Day

May 27

Brown County offices are closed. Flags are flown on this day.

June Board Meeting

June 10

Flag Day

June 14

Flags are flown on this day.

Freedom Day

June 19

Brown County offices are closed. Flags are flown on this day.

About Brown County

Nestled between fertile fields and rolling hills in west central Illinois, Brown County was formed out of Schuyler County in 1839. Mt. Sterling, IL is the county seat and is home to the county courthouse located on the public square.