Decatur is the largest city and the county seat of Macon County in Illinois, with a population of 76,122 as of the 2010 Census. Decatur has strong roots to the agriculture business both in the actual growing of the goods, but creating the tools to help ease the human involvement in planting and harvesting of goods. These production companies include one of the largest production plants for Caterpillar Inc. and Mueller Co. for Water distribution. As for the growth and distribution of Agricultural goods, Archer Daniels Midland operates large corn and soybean production, to the point where Decatur is nicknamed the Soy Bean Capital of the World.
- Decatur, Illinois on Wikipedia