Champaign County, IL

208,419 Population
996.3 square miles 209.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.6%
was 1.6%
Ranked 10th Highest in IL
Population Density
209.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
38.2%
was 38.0%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
11.4%
was 12.2%
Ranked 6th Highest in IL
Percent Under 18
18.8%
was 19.1%
Ranked 23rd Highest in IL
Percent 65 and Over
11.8%
was 11.2%
Ranked 21st Highest in IL

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.8
was 5.2
Ranked 9th Lowest in IL
Percent Living in Poverty
19.7%
was 20.7%
Ranked 22nd Lowest in IL
Median Household Income
$48,899
was $50,252
Ranked 19th Highest in IL
Gini Income Distribution
 
51.3
50.6
US Gini Index is 42.0
Number of Businesses per 100,000
2,008
Ranked 67th Highest in IL
Patents per 100,000
73
Ranked 5th Highest in IL

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1
was 0.5
Ranked 10th Highest in IL
Violent Crimes per 100,000
39.5
was 50.3
Ranked 33rd Highest in IL
Property Crimes per 100,000
251.3
was 303.1
Ranked 47th Highest in IL

 Housing

Total Housing Units
91,541
was 90,482
Ranked 10th Highest in IL
Median Rent
$833
was $866
Ranked 11th Highest in IL
Total Building Permits
625
was 642
 
Occupied Housing Units
81,856
was 79,673
 
Homeownership Rate
53.6%
was 53.9%
Ranked 23rd Highest in IL
Single Family Building Permits
261
was 259
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
91.9
was 90.8
Ranked 14th Highest in IL
Rental Vacancy Rate
20.3%
was 22.7%
Ranked 17th Highest in IL
Multifamily Building Permits
364
was 383
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.4
Ranked 20th Highest in IL
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
7.1
was 7.3
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
3.1
was 3.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
97.5%
was 99.6%
Ranked 16th Highest in IL
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
95.1%
Ranked 4th Highest in IL
Percent with Insurance Over 65
99.4%
was 99.1%
Ranked 13th Highest in IL

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.5%
was 95.5%
Ranked 2nd Highest in IL
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
45.8%
was 45.9%
Ranked 2nd Highest in IL

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