Advertising in The Prairie Press, an award-winning newspaper, is the most effective way for you to reach your target audience in Edgar County, Ill. The Prairie Press is delivered Wednesdays and Saturdays to 85.89% of homes, businesses and post office boxes in Edgar County. Additionally, The Prairie Press audience is made up of people who want to read the newspaper — either by a paid or requested subscription. And many of those subscribers receive The Prairie Press mailed under the U.S. Post Office’s Periodical Class Postage, and the remaining by carrier. Why do so many read The Prairie Press? Because it provides the residents of Edgar County with an information source that offers complete, local and honest coverage of area events, activities, festivals, games, and anything else that’s fit to print.
The Prairie Press is delivered every Wednesday and Saturday, by periodical class postage and carrier, to 7,225 homes and businesses in Edgar County. With an average of 2.31 people in each Edgar County home (source: U.S. Census), that means 16,690 people will see The Prairie Press twice each week.