Find A Fuller Life In Quincy.

What if you could be energized and relaxed all at once? In Quincy, you can. You can choose the career you want but manage the pace you want. With small commutes, easy, lower-cost living and endless options for fun and culture, it’s a fuller, more balanced life.

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From Federal and Greek Revival style to Mid Century Modern, Quincy has some of the most impressive architecture in the Midwest, with more than 3,500 buildings contributing to four National Historic Register Districts. Quincy Preserves has helped perpetuate a strong historic preservation ethic and you’ll be surprised at how affordable many of these beautiful homes are.

Quincy offers a charming downtown, great restaurants and retail, vibrant arts and culture and more than 1,000 acres of public parks. For epicureans and urbanites, there are a range of Quincy originals like Tiramisu and Thyme Square Bakery & Cafe. For those who love the outdoors, parks, golf courses and some of the best deer hunting in the country are right out the front door.

Quincy offers a variety of education options to the community. Quincy Public Schools, which is committed to creating a culture of excellence in education for college and career readiness, is comprised of five elementary schools, one middle school and one high school.

Additionally, Quincy is proud to offer quality, Catholic education from pre-school through college. From Quincy Catholic Elementary Schools and Quincy Notre Dame High School to Quincy University, these education opportunities have built a reputation of trust and excellence, preparing its students for vital Christian roles.

Hear from a Quincy resident about what it is like to live, work, and thrive here.

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Quincy has a variety of events and activities to choose from. Whether it’s the outdoors, the arts, recreation or music, Quincy is an entertainment hub with a high quality of life.

Feel Connected In Perfectly Sized, Perfectly Located Quincy.

Ready to leave the headaches and costs of big city life? Or maybe you’re looking for a place with more to do. Either way, Quincy answers. Its housing and retail variety, arts, culture and recreation make Quincy the right blend of dynamic city living with a smaller community feel. And, a diversity of larger Midwest cities are within an easy drive or train radius for weekend jaunts.

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Quincy Invests In The Things That Make Life Better.

Quincy is building for your future. There are new schools ($89 million invested since 2014), a thriving community college and a leading university. Our city government functions efficiently and with vision – notably our investments in public safety, infrastructure, downtown and our riverfront. Learn more about our thoughtful vision for Quincy’s future by reviewing our Quincy NEXT plan.