About This Place
Manito is a village in Mason County, Illinois, United States. The population was 1,733 at the 2000 census, and 1,595 at a 2009 estimate.
The village is home to the Manito Popcorn Festival, which started in 1972.
Manito is located at 40°25′22″N 89°46′48″W / 40.42278°N 89.78°W / 40.42278; -89.78 (40.422723, -89.780056).