The Little Vermilion River
is a tributary of the Wabash River
. The Little Vermilion arises in southern Vermilion County, Illinois
, flowing eastward past Georgetown, Illinois
, into Vermillion County, Indiana
, where it joins the Wabash near Newport, Indiana
. There is a second river in Illinois that bears the same name: Little Vermilion River (Illinois River tributary)
The Little Vermilion drains a small portion of northern Edgar County, Illinois. The watershed also extends into Champaign County, Illinois via drainage ditches.