Major Employers

Eastern Illinois University

600 Lincoln Avenue
1600+ Employees

Charleston Community School District #1

410 West Polk
K-12 Public school district
310 Employees

Vesuvius USA

North Industrial Area
Ceramic fittings for steel manufacturing
175 Employees

CCAR Industries

Care. Compassion. Acceptance. Respect.  Serving local adults and children with developmental disabilities and their families throughout Coles, Cumberland, and Douglas counties.
176 Employees

CTF Illinois

Improving the lives of individuals with developmental disabilities by providing residential and day program services
178 Employees

J.J. Collins & Sons, Inc

North Industrial Area
Business Forms and Commercial Web Print Manufacturer
70 Employees

Safety Storage

North Industrial Area
Hazaradous Storage Buildings
35 Employees

ITW Hi-Cone

North Industrial Area
Plastic multipak beverage carriers
65 Employees

Lester Building Systems

750 West State St.
Manufacturing of pre-engineered, wood frame buildings
45 Employees

Consolidated Technology

North Industrial Area
Metal Castings
38 Employees

County Materials Corporation

20005 E. State Hwy 16
Precast concrete pipe and products
37 Employees

Rural King Farm and Home Store

4216 Dewitt Avenue - Mattoon
Rural King Supply planted its roots in Mattoon, Illinois in 1960. Since that time Rural King has added over 93 stores in an eleven state area (Illinois, Indiana, Kentucky, Tennessee, Ohio, Michigan, Missouri, Pennsylvania, Virginia, West Virginia, and Florida). The heart of Rural King is the corporate office, distribution center and flagship store, located in its city of origin, Mattoon IL.
450 Employees