Champaign County, Illinois 

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Population

207,946

+5.1% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.1%

Median Income

$46,680

Median Home Price

$139,000

Best Places to Live in Champaign County, Illinois

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

Pros
-College-town atmosphere
-Cost of living
-Educated population
Cons
-Outdoor recreation
-Harsh winters
-Isolation

Local Listings in Champaign
 $223,000 
468 1600N
Bed 5 | Bath 2 | 2564 SqFt
 $360,000 
481 County Road 900E
Bed 3 | Bath 4 | 2690 SqFt
 $100,000 
308 Naples Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 1647 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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Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Illinois
County: Champaign County
Metro Area: Champaign-Urbana
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Champaign City, Champaign, 56 total
Zip Codes: 61820, 61801, 61821, 61822, 61802, 61866, 61853, 61874, 61873, 61880, 29 total
Time zone: Central Standard Time (CST)
Elevation: 662 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Champaign County is 4.1% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Champaign County jobs have increased by 2.2%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Champaign County's cost of living is 12.4% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Champaign County's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
September, June and May are the most pleasant months in Champaign County, 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
Champaign County's population is 207,946 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 5.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Champaign County is $139,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.3%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Champaign County public schools spend $14,696 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 33.1 students per teacher in Champaign County. More Education


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For Illinois, Champaign is pretty decent - 8/30/2017
Champaign County has a lot of great influences from Chicago without the heavy traffic and skyrocketing prices. The downtown area is great with a lot of restaurants with... Read More

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ZIP CODES IN CHAMPAIGN COUNTY, ILLINOIS
61820, 61801, 61821, 61822, 61802, 61866, 61853, 61874, 61873, 61880, 29 total

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NEW LISTINGS IN CHAMPAIGN
$223,000
468 1600N
Bed 5 | Bath 2

$360,000
481 County Road 900E
Bed 3 | Bath 4

$100,000
308 Naples Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$275,000
3006 Wynstone Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$224,500
2201 O Donnell Dr
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$89,000
404 W Central Ave
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$194,000
501 W Washington St
Bed 4 | Bath 2

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