Story of Carterville

5 Historic Carterville

Carterville is a charming, small town in the heart of Southern Illinois, an area many refer to as the “heartland.”  Within 1.5 to 4 hours from favorite American cities of St. Louis, Nashville, Louisville, Lexington, and Memphis, Carterville is nestled as a gateway to fast-growing Southern Illinois Wine Country.  In fact, this town is within an hour to 29 wineries you can enjoy in this region.


Latest News

Fri, 8/19/2016 @ 2:41pm

The Boil Order issued on August 16, 2016 has been lifted. Water is safe for consumption.

Please call 618-985-2011 with questions.

Tue, 8/16/2016 @ 12:56pm

General Laborer

The City of Carterville is accepting applications for a full-time General Laborer.  This position works under general supervision to perform a variety of semi-skilled and skilled manual tasks in the construction, maintenance, and repair of City streets and property, facilities and equipment.  Must have a high school diploma/GED, and a valid Illinois Driver’s License (CDL is a plus).  Please submit an application and resume to: Janice McConnaughy, Carterville City Hall, 103 S. Division St., Carterville, IL 62918 (...

Thu, 5/19/2016 @ 10:41am

Tap water for Carterville meets all Federal (USEPA) and State of Illinois drinking water health standards.  The annual Water Quality Report is required by the Safe Drinking Water Act.

2015 Water Quality Report Page 1

2015 Water Quality Report Page 2


For more information, please call 618-985-2011.