Cities, Towns and Villages in Brown County, Illinois

List of all Cities, Towns and Villages in Brown County, Illinois

Brown County is a county located in the state of Illinois, USA. It was established in 1839 and is named after U.S. General Jacob Brown, who served during the War of 1812. The county seat is Mount Sterling. Brown County offers a blend of rural charm and historical significance, contributing to its unique character within the state. With a rich heritage and a close-knit community, Brown County provides residents and visitors with a welcoming environment amid its picturesque landscapes.

Here is a complete list of cities, towns, and villages in Brown County, Illinois:


  1. Mount Sterling


  1. Timewell
  2. Cooperstown
  3. Coopers Township
  4. Pea Ridge Township
  5. Jacques


  1. Mound Station
  2. Versailles
  3. Ripley

Quick Facts

Here is a table of quick facts about Brown County, Illinois:

Fact Details
County Seat Mount Sterling
Date Established February 1, 1839
Geography West-central Illinois
Population 6,421
Main Economy Agriculture
Points of Interest (Local historical sites, parks, etc.)
Local Government County government structure
Official Website


What is the history of Brown county, Illinois?

  • Historical Significance, Pioneer Settlements, Agricultural Heritage, Economic and Social Development, Agriculture, Community Growth, Cultural and Community Life, Local Points of Interest, Community Traditions: Local Government, County Government, Present Day, Population, Economic Activities

What county is Mt Sterling IL?

  • Mount Sterling, Illinois, is located in Brown County. It serves as the county seat of Brown County, which means it is the administrative center where county government offices are situated.
What is the sales tax in Mt Sterling IL?
  • The minimum combined 2023 sales tax rate for Mount Sterling, Illinois is 7.5%. This is the total of state, county and city sales tax rates. The Illinois sales tax rate is currently 6.25%.
Brown County, Illinois map
Brown County, Illinois map