Champaign County IL Information


Champaign County Subdivisions

Champaign County IL Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 213,440
Daytime Population: Workers 111,972
Daytime Population: Residents 111,559
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 223,531
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.05
Population in Households 197,215
Population in Familes 132,627
Population in Group Qrtrs 16,225
Population Density2 214
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $47,053
Average Household Income $69,002
Per Capita Income $28,877


Total Housing Units 93,032 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 43,799 (47.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 42,011 (45.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,222 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $145,054
Average Home Value $175,296


Total Households 85,810
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 44,699
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.83% 0.87%
Households 0.86% 0.92%
Families 0.62% 0.76%
Median Household Income   0.75%
Per Capita Income   2.17%


Champaign County IL - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Champaign County to the other 102 counties and county equivalents in Illinois by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 10 91st
Population Density # 14 87th
Diversity Index # 11 90th
Median Household Income # 64 38th
Per Capita Income # 24 77th

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