Small-Town Community, Rural Serenity
Quiet streets, lush farmland, beautiful historic buildings, and spacious, private homes await in the quaint communities of Argenta and Oreana. Conveniently located just outside of Decatur, Illinois, these quiet little suburbs offer a taste of connected rural community within minutes of big-city convenience, opportunity, and entertainment.
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First on the road from Decatur is Oreana, a tiny village of just 860 residents. Small and quiet, Oreana offer comfortable homes, easy access to Decatur, and several of its own services and amenities. It is also the location of the elementary and middle schools of the towns’ shared school district. Oreana is conveniently located just nine miles, or about 20 minutes, from the excitement of Downtown Decatur.
Argenta is only slightly larger, with a total population of 940 residents. Like Oreana, Argenta offers a quiet, rural small-town feel and a connected community, though it also boasts a few shops and services in a quaint collection of historic storefronts. Argenta is located only slightly farther—about 13 miles or 25 minutes—outside of Downtown Decatur.
Argenta and Orena share several public services, including the Argenta-Oreana Fire Department, the Argenta-Oreana School District, the Argenta Oreana Public Library, and even Youth League services. The Argenta/Oreana Public Library is an important part of the community, with youth and adult events and programs—such as movie nights, kids’ workshops, computer support classes, and book discussions—held throughout the year.
Argenta and Oreana share the Argenta-Oreana School District, which consists of one elementary school and one middle school, both of which are located in Oreana, and one high school, located in Argenta. This district might be small, but it has an expansive staff of excellent teachers dedicated to enhancing the lives of every student through excellent education. It also focuses on parent involvement, and community-involved school fundraisers, such as monthly Market Days.
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