Quaint & Quiet Small-Town Maroa
Named for the Maroa Native Americans, the city of Maroa is a quaint and quiet village located just north of Forsyth and Decatur, Illinois. Though small, Maroa offers beautiful homes, top-notch schools, and a connected community of friendly and caring neighbors. Enjoy big-city access with a serene and scenic country lifestyle.
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Life in Maroa
A Quiet Village
Enjoy the peace, quiet, and serenity of small-town life with an easy commute into Forsyth or Decatur. Forsyth is located just a 10-minute drive down Route 51, while Decatur lies just ten minutes farther to the south. Just 15 minutes to the north, the city of Clinton offers more options for big-city entertainment, shopping, dining, and employment.
Enjoy a close-knit and connected community with social events and programs throughout the year. The city offers youth sports leagues, as well as fundraisers and events for all ages. Additionally, the Maroa Public Library provides book clubs, adult coloring workshops, lego car race nights, holiday events, storytime for kids, Girl Scouts, and even exercise classes.
Attractions within the Village
Head north to Weldon Springs State Park, just 15 minutes away, for a plethora of outdoor opportunities! This 550-acre state park offer recreation year-round, including fishing, boating, picnicking, camping, hiking, and wildlife viewing, as well as winter activities like sledding, ice fishing, and cross-country skiing.
Maroa might be small, but it offers several services and amenities to its residents including shops and boutiques, restaurants and taverns, grocery and general stores, beauty shops, catering services, and contracting services. The city provides recycling, trash, water, sewer, police services, and a post office.
Maroa is served by Maroa-Forsyth School District, which strives to promote excellence in a caring environment and provide an opportunity for all students to fulfill their educational goals in a safe, challenging, and caring environment. Schools include Maroa-Forsyth Grade School, Maroa-Forsyth Intermediate School, and Maroa-Forsyth High School.
Maroa Real Estate
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