The population was 12,604 at the 2015 census estimate.Effingham is part of the Effingham, IL Micropolitan Statistical Area. Route 45, which runs from Ontonagon, Michigan to Mobile, Alabama, U. Route 40, the historic National Road, which stretches from Atlantic City, New Jersey to Summit, Utah, and Illinois Route 33 and Illinois Route 32 also run through the city.Effingham is the largest city in and the county seat of Effingham County, Illinois, United States.Effingham is one of the northernmost cities in southern Illinois.In general, short lines tend to provide the most fascinating operations of any railroad.As local, centrally based companies they are much more down-home in nature, often friendlier (than large Class Is), and are just more fun to watch than the big roads.Please note that websites for individual short lines is not included within this list although several do have their own online destinations offering more information about their particular service(s).More Information About Short Lines Class II, Regionals Winchester & Western Aberdeen & Rockfish Ann Arbor Railroad Belt Railway of Chicago Chicago, South Shore & South Bend Apache Railway Utah Railway Durham & Southern East Tennessee & Western North Carolina, "The Tweetsie" Wellsville, Addison & Galeton : The is a G&W property operating nearly 350 miles of track running from eastern Mississippi, through western Alabama, and finally terminating at Pensacola, Florida.
The theater also offers summer camps and other programs.Glessner House Haymarket Martyrs' Monument Isidore Heller House Hull House Kennicott Grove Leiter II Building Frank Lillie House Lincoln Park Lily Pool Marquette Building Marshall Field Company Store Robert Millikan House Montgomery Ward Complex Old Stone Gate Orchestra Hall CHICAGO CONT: Pullman Historic District Reliance Building Frederick Robie House Rookery Building Room 405 G.H Jones Lab Sears & Roebuck Complex Shedd Aquarium First Self-Sustaining Nuclear Site South Dearborn Printing House Row S. Crown Hall Lorado Taft Midway Studios Unterseeboot 505 Ida B.The Effingham Performance Center, formerly known as the Rosebud Theatre, hosts a community theater group as well as other performances and events throughout the year. Also known by the less whimsical title Effing HAM Music Fest, the Effing Music Fest is an outdoor music festival that brings performers of various genres to the Funfest Amphitheater. The TREC Calico Trail runs from one of the forks of the Little Wabash River to the railroad tracks near the Effingham High School Sports Complex.The trail itself is roughly 3 miles for a one-way trip and offers view of native woodlands.