Godfrey, IL

Godfrey is preparing to celebrate its second century and is still growing.  Sitting near the site where Lewis and Clark and the Corps of Discovery Expedition began its journey in 1804, Godfrey is second only to Chicago in square miles and is still growing.  Its neighborhoods are a combination of new and old construction in rural and suburban settings, suitable for varied tastes.  Despite its size, it is still the classic mid-west town.  Home to Lewis and Clark Community College Godfrey is a community on the ascendancy with room to grow.  

  • Population of 17,000
  • Lots of community activities including the legendary Great Godfrey Maze
  • Forty minutes from downtown St. Louis
  • Students from Godfrey attend Alton High School, one of the most diverse districts in the area
  • Quick access to shopping in Alton, Edwardsville and St. Louis