Champaign, Illinois

Population 82,509

Champaign is located in Champaign County, IL. The population is 82,509, making Champaign the largest city in Champaign County and the 9th largest city in the state of Illinois.

There are 20 public schools in Champaign with an average Homefacts rating of B-. The total crime rate for Champaign is moderate , and there are 3 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Champaign is very high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Champaign property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Champaign include Champaign City Township, Champaign Township and Savoy.

Champaign Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 4.3%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 42.4%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 53.3%

Crime Rate

26.73% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 142
  • Violent Crimes: 930
  • Robbery: 106
  • Burglary: 337
  • Property Crime: 2
  • Larceny Theft: 1

Registered Offenders

97.31% Lower than national avg.
  • 3 offenders in Champaign
  • 0.36 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

347 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 12
  • Superfunds: 2
  • Tanks & Spills: 333


Very High 4.5%
  • Illinois unemployment average: 4.8%
  • National unemployment average: 3.7%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

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20 Public Schools view public schools

There are 20 K-12 public schools in Champaign, IL and 13 private schools. Homefacts rates Champaign's schools as Above average, with an overall B- rating.

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3 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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914 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Champaign, IL issued 914 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 914 permits, 92 were issued for single family homes and 822 were issued for multi-family homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Champaign, IL issued 361 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 361 permits, 73 were issued for single family homes and 288 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $858
  • 1 Bedroom: $864
  • 2 Bedrooms: $1,019
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,306
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,381

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Environmental Hazards

347 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (362/384)
    Champaign, IL has 94.27% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 1 COUNTY
    Champaign, IL is a red zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 4.36 Average
    Champaign, IL is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 24.2°
  • February 28.85°
  • March 42.83°
  • April 53.12°
  • May 63.58°
  • June 72.81°
  • July 73.88°
  • August 72.54°
  • September 65.57°
  • October 54.22°
  • November 42.72°
  • December 29.95°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Champaign, IL

Champaign, IL has a very low risk of earthquakes.
Champaign, IL has no risk of hurricanes.
Champaign, IL has a moderate risk of hail storms.
Champaign, IL has a very high risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Champaign, IL: $45,406


Unemployment in Champaign is 4.5%. It is moderate in comparison to the state and national averages, 4.8% and 3.7% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 31.40%
White Collar - 68.60%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Bruce Rauner
  • Sen. Richard J. Durbin
  • Sen. Mark Kirk

City Representatives

  • Rodney Davis

Neighborhood Info

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