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Champaign County, Illinois (IL)

County population in 2019: 209,689 (87% urban, 13% rural); it was 179,669 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 30,149
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 13,270
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 39,334
Renter-occupied apartments: 37,246 (it was 31,263 in 2000)
% of renters here:

44%
State:

33%

Land area: 997 sq. mi.

Water area: 0.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 210 people per square mile   (high).

March 2019 cost of living index in Champaign County: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (39.8%), Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (10.2%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 65%
  • Government: 31%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 4%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Champaign County, IL (2019)
    • 138,48866.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 27,63213.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 23,10011.1%Asian alone
    • 12,6896.1%Hispanic or Latino
    • 5,3222.6%Two or more races
    • 5190.2%Some other race alone
    • 2460.1%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 1430.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
Median resident age:

30.8 years
Illinois median age:

38.6 years
Males: 104,037  (49.6%)
Females: 105,652  (50.4%)
Average household size:
Champaign County:

2.0 people
Illinois:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,405 ($37,780 in 1999)
This county:

$52,405
Illinois:

$69,187

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $773 (lower quartile is $589, upper quartile is $1,006)
This county:

$773
State:

$889


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $162,500 (it was $91,200 in 2000)
Champaign:

$162,500
Illinois:

$209,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $105,300 - $248,900

Mean price in 2019:

Detached houses: $199,629
Here:

$199,629
State:

$266,086

Townhouses or other attached units: $159,761
Here:

$159,761
State:

$247,630

In 2-unit structures: $143,266
Here:

$143,266
State:

$268,780

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $124,388
Here:

$124,388
State:

$306,067

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $145,347
Here:

$145,347
State:

$303,902

Mobile homes: $30,325
Here:

$30,325
State:

$59,325

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,409
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $559

Institutionalized population: 1,404
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 497 buildings, average cost: $115,700
  • 1998: 515 buildings, average cost: $132,400
  • 1999: 548 buildings, average cost: $126,500
  • 2000: 594 buildings, average cost: $131,000
  • 2001: 564 buildings, average cost: $149,500
  • 2002: 838 buildings, average cost: $144,600
  • 2003: 838 buildings, average cost: $156,000
  • 2004: 917 buildings, average cost: $163,000
  • 2005: 1153 buildings, average cost: $154,400
  • 2006: 947 buildings, average cost: $157,400
  • 2007: 583 buildings, average cost: $191,800
  • 2008: 333 buildings, average cost: $211,400
  • 2009: 327 buildings, average cost: $190,000
  • 2010: 210 buildings, average cost: $220,800
  • 2011: 190 buildings, average cost: $227,300
  • 2012: 259 buildings, average cost: $268,900
  • 2013: 261 buildings, average cost: $226,700
  • 2014: 335 buildings, average cost: $255,100
  • 2015: 298 buildings, average cost: $255,700
  • 2016: 411 buildings, average cost: $222,400
  • 2017: 354 buildings, average cost: $242,200
  • 2018: 305 buildings, average cost: $245,200
  • 2019: 215 buildings, average cost: $333,000
Number of permits per 10,000 Champaign, IL residents
Average permit cost in Champaign, IL
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,968 (2.3%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $3,187 (2.2%)

Distribution of median household income in Champaign, IL in 2019
Distribution of house value in Champaign, IL in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Champaign, IL in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 21.1%
Champaign County:

21.1%
Illinois:

11.5%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 27.6% for Black residents, 18.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 39.2% for American Indian residents, 23.7% for other race residents, 17.3% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 30.8 years old
(Males: 29.0 years old, Females: 32.7 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 36.0 years old, Black residents: 26.1 years old, American Indian residents: 28.2 years old, Asian residents: 24.3 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21.4 years old, Other race residents: 25.5 years old)

Area name: Champaign-Urbana, IL MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Champaign County is $522 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $614 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $771 a month.

Cities in this county include: Champaign, Urbana, Rantoul, Mahomet, Savoy, Lake of the Woods, St. Joseph, Tolono, Fisher, Philo.

Champaign County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2018 air pollution in Champaign County:

Ozone (1-hour): 0.029 ppm (standard limit: 0.12 ppm). Near U.S. average.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 8.5 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: McDonough County , Miami County, Ohio , Shelby County, Ohio , Scotland County, Missouri .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.6%
Illinois:

6.5%

Unemployment by year in Champaign, IL
County total employment by year in Champaign, IL
County average yearly wages by year in Champaign, IL

Current college students: 42,713
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 93.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 46.2%

Number of foreign born residents: 23,534 (37.8% naturalized citizens)

Champaign County:

11.2%
Whole state:

13.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 16,1622010 or later
  • 4,8532000 to 2009
  • 3,3111990 to 1999
  • 3,1041980 to 1989
  • 1,0201970 to 1979
  • 1,223Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 94.6%

Champaign County marital status for males Champaign County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 49,033
  • One, attached: 4,851
  • Two: 3,422
  • 3 or 4: 4,555
  • 5 to 9: 5,800
  • 10 to 19: 9,092
  • 20 to 49: 5,786
  • 50 or more: 7,577
  • Mobile homes: 4,584

Housing units in Champaign County with a mortgage: 24,183 (446 second mortgage, 1,773 home equity loan, 34 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 18,241

Here:

57.1% with mortgage
State:

62.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Champaign County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,618111
Mainline Protestant16,65254
Catholic15,21517
Other6,44120
Black Protestant1,4517
Orthodox5952
None132,109-
Champaign County Religion Details
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 33
Champaign County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.08 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 8
This county:

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

0.75 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 67
Champaign County:

3.47 / 10,000 pop.
Illinois:

2.61 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 154
This county:

7.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.86 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Champaign County:

7.9%
Illinois:

8.3%

Adult obesity rate:
Champaign County:

27.6%
State:

25.2%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

9.5%
State:

14.5%

Agriculture in Champaign County:

Average size of farms: 449 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $130,928
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $293.99
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 2.29%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 4.97%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $86,251
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 94.24%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $132,373
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 0.88
Corn for grain: 277527 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 2405 harvested acres
Soybeans for beans: 258974 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 72 acres

Earthquake activity:

Champaign County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Illinois state average. It is 109% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 117.9 miles away from Champaign County center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 92.7 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.2 (5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi) earthquake occurred 117.9 miles away from the county center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG) earthquake occurred 150.5 miles away from the county center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 116.6 miles away from Champaign County center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 107.1 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Illinois Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4489, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, and Tornadoes, Incident Period: November 17, 2013 to November 18, 2013, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4157: November 26, 2013, FEMA Id: 4157, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Wind
  • Illinois Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3230: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3230, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Tornadoes, and Flooding, Incident Period: April 21, 2002 to May 23, 2002, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1416: May 21, 2002, FEMA Id: 1416, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado, Flood
  • Illinois Winter Snow Storm, Incident Period: January 01, 1999 to January 15, 1999, Emergency Declared EM-3134: January 08, 1999, FEMA Id: 3134, Natural disaster type: Storm, Snow
  • Illinois Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: April 28, 1996 to May 17, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1112: May 06, 1996, FEMA Id: 1112, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Severe Storms/Tornadoes, Incident Period: April 18, 1996 to April 19, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1110: April 23, 1996, FEMA Id: 1110, Natural disaster type: Storm, Tornado
  • Illinois Severe Storms, Flooding, Incident Period: April 09, 1994 to May 04, 1994, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1025: April 26, 1994, FEMA Id: 1025, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Illinois Ice Storm, Severe Storm, Incident Period: February 14, 1990 to February 15, 1990, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-860: March 06, 1990, FEMA Id: 860, Natural disaster type: Ice Storm, Storm
  • Illinois TORNADOES, Incident Period: April 11, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-427: April 11, 1974, FEMA Id: 427, Natural disaster type: Tornado
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Champaign County (11) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Storms: 8, Tornadoes: 5, Floods: 4, Hurricane: 1, Ice Storm: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Champaign

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 75,562 (70.0%)
  • Carpooled: 10,435 (9.7%)
  • Bus: 4,936 (4.6%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 1,249 (1.2%)
  • Bicycle: 2,272 (2.1%)
  • Walked: 8,954 (8.3%)
  • Worked at home: 4,476 (4.1%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (28%)
  • Health care and social assistance (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (29%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (4%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan (27%)
  • India (12%)
  • Korea (8%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Philippines (5%)
  • Democratic Republic of Congo (Zaire) (3%)
  • Vietnam (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Champaign County


  • German (13%)
  • American (8%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • European (4%)
  • English (4%)
  • Polish (2%)
  • Italian (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Champaign County, Illinois in 2000:

  • 12,799 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 1,002 people in nursing homes
  • 264 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 195 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 162 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 107 people in state prisons
  • 84 people in homes for the mentally ill
  • 57 people in other group homes
  • 47 people in homes for abused, dependent, and neglected children
  • 33 people in federal prisons and detention centers
  • 28 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 21 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 13 people in religious group quarters
  • 10 people in homes for the physically handicapped
  • 5 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 4 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 4 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 2 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

People in group quarters in Champaign County, Illinois in 2010:

  • 14,009 people in college/university student housing
  • 911 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 269 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 242 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 235 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 143 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 91 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 83 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 69 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 31 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 26 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 10 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 10 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $72,665.

6.03% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($51,558 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Illinois average:

4.69%


0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($395 average AGI)
Champaign County:

0.04%
Illinois average:

0.03%

3.24% relocated from other counties in Illinois ($21,988 average AGI)
2.75% relocated from other states ($29,176 average AGI)
Champaign County:

2.75%
Illinois average:

1.87%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cook County, IL  0.64% ($40,129 average AGI)
from Vermilion County, IL  0.35% ($42,775)
from McLean County, IL  0.22% ($41,706)
from Piatt County, IL  0.18% ($41,429)
from Macon County, IL  0.14% ($37,461)
from Sangamon County, IL  0.14% ($40,762)
from Douglas County, IL  0.14% ($40,448)


7.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($57,718 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Illinois average:

5.50%


0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($563 average AGI)
Champaign County:

0.11%
Illinois average:

0.06%

3.27% relocated to other counties in Illinois ($23,569 average AGI)
4.11% relocated to other states ($33,585 average AGI)
Champaign County:

4.11%
Illinois average:

2.67%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cook County, IL  0.81% ($74,943 average AGI)
to Vermilion County, IL  0.28% ($42,804)
to McLean County, IL  0.24% ($47,897)
to Piatt County, IL  0.23% ($53,560)
to Douglas County, IL  0.18% ($39,055)
to Ford County, IL  0.14% ($43,842)
to DuPage County, IL  0.13% ($66,122)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.8
Births per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 11.6

Births per 1000 population in Champaign County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 6.1
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 6.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Champaign County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.7
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.1

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Champaign County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 6.2%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 3.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Champaign County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Champaign County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Champaign County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Champaign County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Champaign County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Champaign County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 21,113 (18,077 aged, 3,036 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 3,045 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Champaign County, Illinois in 1999 - 2019:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (1,745)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (1,509)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (1,148)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (1,098)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (1,025)
  • Congestive heart failure (980)
  • Unspecified dementia (906)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (779)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (444)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (439)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 9%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 1.08
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 13,853
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 296
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 44,012

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,222
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 678
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 46
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 93

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 11

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Homicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 28.6. This is less than state average.

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 89.6. This is more than state average.

Mechanisms of suicide
Deaths per 1,000,000 population:
  • Firearm - 29.4
  • Suffocation - 27.8
  • Poisoning - 22.4
  • Other - 10.0

Household type by relationship:

Households: 209,689
  • Male householders: 39,675 (11,783 living alone), Female householders: 42,089 (17,675 living alone)
  • 29,759 spouses (29,500 opposite-sex spouses), 5,565 unmarried partners, (5,309 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 52,254 children (49,306 natural, 1,549 adopted, 1,399 stepchildren), 1,999 grandchildren, 2,259 brothers or sisters, 1,262 parents, 0 foster children, 2,453 other relatives, 16,978 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 15,396

Size of family households: 19,719 2-persons, 10,399 3-persons, 8,196 4-persons, 2,894 5-persons, 470 6-persons, 357 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 29,458 1-person, 7,627 2-persons, 1,337 3-persons, 894 4-persons, 169 5-persons, 157 6-persons, 87 7-or-more-persons.

19,753 married couples with children.
17,489 single-parent households (4,420 men, 13,069 women).

82.1% of residents of Champaign speak English at home.
4.8% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
4.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 17% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
7.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (56% speak English very well, 35% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (80% speak English very well, 12% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $975,121,000 ($5,289 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $85,953,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $298,677,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $140,129,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $23,589,000
Federal grants: $380,196,000
Federal procurement contracts: $51,745,000 ($20,208,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $80,784,000 ($17,493,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $110,583,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $79,098,000
Federal Government insurance: $145,212,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 11,946
Here:

65 per 1000 residents
State:

75 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 6,189
Here:

33 per 1000 residents
State:

43 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +5,755
Here:

+31 per 1000 residents
State:

+26 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -6,066
Here -33 per 1000 residents
State -31 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Champaign County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 22.65 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.4

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.2

Year house built in Champaign County, Illinois
  • Year house built in Champaign County, Illinois
  • 6,6422014 or later
  • 3,8932010 to 2013
  • 14,3602000 to 2009
  • 12,9081990 to 1999
  • 10,8441980 to 1989
  • 14,0201970 to 1979
  • 9,2441960 to 1969
  • 8,9321950 to 1959
  • 3,4221940 to 1949
  • 10,4351939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Champaign County, Illinois
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Champaign County, Illinois
  • 01 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 8113 rooms
  • 3,1034 rooms
  • 9,2425 rooms
  • 7,8016 rooms
  • 6,6057 rooms
  • 6,0568 rooms
  • 8,8069+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
  • 6591 room
  • 2,6412 rooms
  • 7,4493 rooms
  • 10,5444 rooms
  • 8,8145 rooms
  • 4,2386 rooms
  • 2,1107 rooms
  • 1,2518 rooms
  • 1,6349+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Champaign County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Champaign County, Illinois
  • 0no bedroom
  • 6111 bedroom
  • 7,3752 bedrooms
  • 21,9033 bedrooms
  • 9,4094 bedrooms
  • 3,1265+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Champaign County, Illinois
  • 698no bedroom
  • 8,8531 bedroom
  • 15,5962 bedrooms
  • 9,9213 bedrooms
  • 2,9534 bedrooms
  • 1,3195+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Champaign County, Illinois in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Champaign County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Champaign County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 561no vehicle
  • 13,3481 vehicle
  • 19,2032 vehicles
  • 6,5253 vehicles
  • 2,3144 vehicles
  • 4735+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Champaign County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Champaign County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 7,527no vehicle
  • 20,9671 vehicle
  • 8,4532 vehicles
  • 1,2353 vehicles
  • 6394 vehicles
  • 5195+ vehicles

78.8% of Champaign County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 33% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Illinois.

Champaign County:

78.8%
State average:

87.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 136,767
  • Other state: 46,325
  • Northeast: 5,439
  • Midwest: 18,350
  • South: 14,301
  • West: 8,235
Year householders moved into unit in Champaign County, IL
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Champaign County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.3%Utility gas
  • 18.4%Electricity
  • 5.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 56.0%Electricity
  • 40.5%Utility gas
  • 2.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%No fuel used
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 2,899
Here:

15.8%
Illinois:

11.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 247
Here:

2.4%
Illinois:

9.3%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 2,084
Here:

6.5%
Illinois:

27.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Champaign County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $15,919,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $933,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,033,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $517,000
    Central Staff Services: $451,000
    Correctional Institutions: $82,000
    Financial Administration: $82,000
    General Public Buildings: $81,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $68,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $20,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,376,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,790,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,203,000
    Health - Other: $9,589,000
    Police Protection: $8,149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,449,000
    Regular Highways: $3,720,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,691,000
    Financial Administration: $3,340,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,745,000
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,059,000
    Public Welfare: $5,814,000
    Highways: $763,000
    Housing and Community Development: $583,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
    Transit Utilities: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,325,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $2,345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,968,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,988,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,799,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $715,000
    Interest Earnings: $444,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $282,000
    Sale of Property: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $333,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $193,000
    General - Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $110,000
    Regular Highways: $74,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,180,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $213,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,368,000
    Other: $3,442,000
    Highways: $3,142,000
    Public Welfare: $2,068,000
    Health and Hospitals: $273,000
    Transit Utilities: $272,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,544,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,733,000
    Other License: $1,983,000
    Other Selective Sales: $53,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $40,601,000

Champaign County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $15,919,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $933,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,033,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $517,000
    Central Staff Services: $451,000
    Correctional Institutions: $82,000
    Financial Administration: $82,000
    General Public Buildings: $81,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $68,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $20,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,376,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,790,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,203,000
    Health - Other: $9,589,000
    Police Protection: $8,149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,449,000
    Regular Highways: $3,720,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,691,000
    Financial Administration: $3,340,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,745,000
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,059,000
    Public Welfare: $5,814,000
    Highways: $763,000
    Housing and Community Development: $583,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
    Transit Utilities: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,325,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $2,345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,968,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,988,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,799,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $715,000
    Interest Earnings: $444,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $282,000
    Sale of Property: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $333,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $193,000
    General - Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $110,000
    Regular Highways: $74,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,180,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $213,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,368,000
    Other: $3,442,000
    Highways: $3,142,000
    Public Welfare: $2,068,000
    Health and Hospitals: $273,000
    Transit Utilities: $272,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,544,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,733,000
    Other License: $1,983,000
    Other Selective Sales: $53,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $40,601,000

Champaign County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $15,919,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $933,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,033,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $517,000
    Central Staff Services: $451,000
    Correctional Institutions: $82,000
    Financial Administration: $82,000
    General Public Buildings: $81,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $68,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $20,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,376,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,790,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,203,000
    Health - Other: $9,589,000
    Police Protection: $8,149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,449,000
    Regular Highways: $3,720,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,691,000
    Financial Administration: $3,340,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,745,000
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,059,000
    Public Welfare: $5,814,000
    Highways: $763,000
    Housing and Community Development: $583,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
    Transit Utilities: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,325,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $2,345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,968,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,988,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,799,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $715,000
    Interest Earnings: $444,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $282,000
    Sale of Property: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $333,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $193,000
    General - Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $110,000
    Regular Highways: $74,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,180,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $213,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,368,000
    Other: $3,442,000
    Highways: $3,142,000
    Public Welfare: $2,068,000
    Health and Hospitals: $273,000
    Transit Utilities: $272,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,544,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,733,000
    Other License: $1,983,000
    Other Selective Sales: $53,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $40,601,000

Champaign County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $15,919,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $933,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $11,033,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $517,000
    Central Staff Services: $451,000
    Correctional Institutions: $82,000
    Financial Administration: $82,000
    General Public Buildings: $81,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $68,000
    Police Protection: $40,000
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $20,898,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $12,376,000
    Correctional Institutions: $11,790,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $11,203,000
    Health - Other: $9,589,000
    Police Protection: $8,149,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $4,449,000
    Regular Highways: $3,720,000
    Central Staff Services: $3,691,000
    Financial Administration: $3,340,000
    General Public Buildings: $2,745,000
    Solid Waste Management: $38,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $6,059,000
    Public Welfare: $5,814,000
    Highways: $763,000
    Housing and Community Development: $583,000
    Health and Hospitals: $74,000
    Transit Utilities: $55,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $2,325,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - General - Other: $2,345,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $2,968,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $31,988,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $28,539,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,449,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,799,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $715,000
    Interest Earnings: $444,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $282,000
    Sale of Property: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $333,000
    Central Staff Services: $283,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $193,000
    General - Other: $112,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $110,000
    Regular Highways: $74,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $40,180,000
  • Short Term Debt Outstanding - Beginning: $213,000
    End of Fiscal Year: $75,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $14,368,000
    Other: $3,442,000
    Highways: $3,142,000
    Public Welfare: $2,068,000
    Health and Hospitals: $273,000
    Transit Utilities: $272,000
  • Tax - Property: $36,544,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $4,733,000
    Other License: $1,983,000
    Other Selective Sales: $53,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $40,601,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 2,478
  • Number of aged recipients: 153
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 2,325
  • Number of recipients under 18: 530
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 1,627
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 321
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 767
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 1,102
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 41 full tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED641$129,5431,565$128,9445,332$148,588309$60,38898$887,908695$116,44645$53,556
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED27$119,44492$132,522463$146,24016$86,3130$025$113,64011$50,909
APPLICATIONS DENIED77$115,416147$101,565806$132,370107$55,5891$150,00070$97,07134$46,794
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN35$112,54360$133,583531$140,76616$104,5000$037$106,0819$80,111
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS11$125,81825$158,400153$149,38610$62,2000$07$91,7141$15,000
Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 36 full tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED205$155,176212$156,1372$65,0000$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED43$163,51266$152,1363$57,6671$84,000
APPLICATIONS DENIED17$167,88226$155,2692$144,0000$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN6$185,66725$138,9200$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$202,5002$177,0000$00$0
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Champaign, IL
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Champaign, IL - Value
Most common first names in Champaign County, IL among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John82774.6 years
Mary81880.3 years
William69675.7 years
Robert63371.8 years
James55471.7 years
Charles51675.3 years
Helen38380.6 years
George35175.5 years
Dorothy35079.1 years
Ruth34781.1 years
Most common last names in Champaign County, IL among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith41276.3 years
Johnson29975.2 years
Miller22976.4 years
Williams20872.2 years
Brown19973.6 years
Jones18173.4 years
Wilson17276.0 years
Anderson15278.5 years
Taylor14573.6 years
Davis14476.4 years
Businesses in Champaign County, IL
NameCountNameCount
ALDI1La-Z-Boy2
AT&T3Lane Furniture2
Abercrombie & Fitch1LensCrafters1
Ace Hardware1Little Caesars Pizza2
Advance Auto Parts3Long John Silver's2
Aeropostale1Lowe's1
American Eagle Outfitters1Macy's1
Ann Taylor1Marriott2
Applebee's2MasterBrand Cabinets17
Arby's6Maurices1
Ashley Furniture1Mazda1
AutoZone4McDonald's9
BMW1Meijer2
Banana Republic1Men's Wearhouse1
Barnes & Noble1Menards1
Baskin-Robbins2Microtel1
Bath & Body Works1Motel 61
Baymont Inn1Motherhood Maternity3
Bed Bath & Beyond1New Balance4
Best Western2Nike21
Blockbuster2Nissan1
Budget Car Rental1Office Depot1
Buffalo Wild Wings2Old Navy1
Burger King4Olive Garden1
CVS5Outback1
Caribou Coffee3Outback Steakhouse1
Carson Pirie Scott1Pac Sun1
Casual Male XL1Panda Express2
Catherines1Panera Bread3
Charlotte Russe1Papa John's Pizza4
Chevrolet1Payless2
Chick-Fil-A1Penske1
Chico's1PetSmart1
Chipotle1Pier 1 Imports1
Circle K14Pizza Hut3
Cold Stone Creamery1Plato's Closet1
Coldwater Creek1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Comfort Suites1Quality1
Cracker Barrel1Quiznos3
Curves5RadioShack3
DHL3Ramada1
Dairy Queen6Red Lobster1
Days Inn2Red Roof Inn1
Decora Cabinetry1Ruby Tuesday1
Domino's Pizza5Ryan's Grill1
DressBarn1Ryder Rental & Truck Leasing1
Dressbarn1SAS Shoes2
Dunkin Donuts4SONIC Drive-In2
Eddie Bauer1Sam's Club1
Express1Sears2
Extended Stay America1Sephora1
Fashion Bug1Shoe Carnival1
FedEx22Sleep Inn1
Finish Line1Slumberland1
Foot Locker1Spencer Gifts1
Ford2Sprint Nextel6
Forever 211Staples1
GNC1Starbucks3
GameStop3Steak 'n Shake3
Gap1Subaru1
Goodwill10Subway23
Gymboree1Super 83
H&R Block6T-Mobile8
Hardee's2T.G.I. Driday's1
Hawthorn1T.J.Maxx1
Hilton3Taco Bell6
Hobby Lobby1Talbots1
Holiday Inn3Target1
Hollister Co.1The Limited1
Home Depot1Toyota1
HomeTown Buffet1Toys"R"Us1
Honda1True Value1
Hot Topic1U-Haul8
Houlihan's1U.S. Cellular3
Hyundai1UPS40
IHOP1Urban Outfitters1
J. Jill1Vans1
JCPenney1Verizon Wireless2
Jamba Juice1Victoria's Secret1
Jimmy John's7Volkswagen1
JoS. A. Bank1Walgreens8
Jones New York6Walmart4
Journeys1Wendy's1
Justice1Wet Seal1
KFC4Wingate1
Kohl's1YMCA2
La Quinta1

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  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving out compared to moving in (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest decrease in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #100 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"