Urbana, Illinois 

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Population

42,141

+3.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.6%

Median Income

$30,834

Median Home Price

$121,500

Best Places to Live in Urbana, Illinois

College town complex - East-central Illinois, 110 miles south of Chicago. September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Urbana, while January and December are the least comfortable months.

Pros
College-town atmosphere
Cost of living
Educated population
Cons
Outdoor recreation
Harsh winters
Isolation
 $- 
804 W Springfield Ave
Bed N/A | Bath N/A | N/A SqFt
 $2,000 
1004 E Sunnycrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2550 SqFt
 $925 
602 S Urbana Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1 | 1019 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Champaign-Urbana Metro Area

Champaign-Urbana is an agricultural center as well as home to the University of Illinois. It is a clean agricultural town well rounded by its college presence. The cities offer what one would expect from a large Big Ten university town: entertainment, top sporting events, good museums, and a mix of restaurants. The area has a strong economic base anchored by agriculture and the presence of a number of research and technology companies, some of which are affiliated with the university.


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QUICK FACTS

City: Urbana
Zip Codes: 61801 61802
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 662 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Urbana is 4.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Urbana jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Urbana's cost of living is 21.8% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Urbana's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Urbana, while January and December are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
Champaign county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Urbana's population is 42,141 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 3.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 15.6 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Urbana is $121,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.4%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Urbana public schools spend $18,229 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 12 students per teacher in Urbana. More Education



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Housing Market in Urbana

It's a good time to buy in Urbana. Home Appreciation is up 3.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Urbana Real Estate

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Reviews for Urbana   6 Reviews
single source - 1/27/2009
Greetings: Urbana is a good college town to live but it comes with the usual dependency on the university for most of its cultural entertainment. Thankfully, it has a... Read More

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Okay For Some People - 10/10/2008
Urbana really doesn't have much in the way recreation unless, your into the partying scene and even then there are only a few hangout places. Urbana is more of a... Read More

Good and Green Lifestyle - 7/2/2007
I have lived in Urbana for 6 years now and it is great place to live if you want to reduce your auto dependence. The neighborhoods are well connected to local grocery... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN URBANA, ILLINOIS
61801 61802

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NEW LISTINGS IN URBANA
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804 W Springfield Ave
Bed N/A | Bath N/A

$2,000
1004 E Sunnycrest Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$925
602 S Urbana Ave
Bed 2 | Bath 1

$950
1206 Lanore Dr
Bed 3 | Bath 1

$2,000
707 W Illinois St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$1,350
808 W Oregon St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$850
1004 Geraldine Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 1

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