What you need to know about Champaign, IL

Champaign is located in Champaign County, Illinois. The population is 66% White, 15% Black, 12% Asian and 0% Native American or Native Hawaiian. 1% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. 6% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. The median income is $42,077 and the median home value is $148,400. For more on schools, real estate, business and health care in Champaign, see each of the tabs above. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Champaign has a Walk Score ® of 47.
Top 10 College Towns  2014


Homes Owned 47.58%
47.58% Complete
Homes Rented 52.42%
52.42% Complete

Real Estate

In Champaign, Illinois

Ready to move to Champaign? There are a variety of housing options in the area. Click below to learn about the recent trends, average home values and even a few current real estate listings in Champaign.

Median Home Price

Lower than the state average


In Champaign, Illinois

The quality of a school district is often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Champaign rates.

Median Household Income

Lower than the national average


In Champaign, Illinois

Being a great place to live and being a great place to work often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Champaign.


Most residents are
10-24 Years old


In Champaign, Illinois

Access to quality hospitals, doctors and health-care providers is just part of what makes a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Champaign.


Bachelor’s Degree 50%
50% Complete
Graduated High School 94%
94% Complete

Champaign, IL's Livability Rankings

Top 10 College Towns  2014