Loxa, Illinois

Loxa is an unincorporated community in Coles County, Illinois, United States. Loxa is located north of Illinois Route 16, halfway between Charleston and Mattoon.

Loxa, Illinois
Loxa, Illinois
Loxa, Illinois
Coordinates: 39°29′50″N 88°16′02″W
CountryUnited States
673 ft (205 m)
Time zoneUTC-6 (Central (CST))
  Summer (DST)UTC-5 (CDT)
Area code(s)217
GNIS feature ID412727[1]

The community may have been named for Loja, Granada, Spain or a shortening of Loxahatchee, Florida.[2]


  1. "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. Callary, Edward (October 2009). Place Names of Illinois. Champaign, Illinois: University of Illinois Press. ISBN 978-0-252-03356-8. Retrieved 28 February 2017.

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