Champaign Champaign County, Illinois

Champaign: Champaign County, Illinois, United States

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Champaign is a city located in the county of Champaign in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 81,055 and a population density of 1,377 people per km². After 9 years in 2019 city had an estimated population of 88,909 inhabitants.

The city was created 166 years ago in 1854.


Champaign is located at 40°6'59"N 88°14'36"W (40.1164200, -88.2433800).

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Champaign Quick Facts

Population : 88,909 (2019)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Champaign County
Postal code : 61820–61822
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 58.88 km2
Official name : Champaign
Altitude : 738 feet / 225 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1855 (166 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−05:00, UTC−06:00
Local time : 08:12:58 (2nd August 2021)
Density : 1,510 Pop. per km² as of 2019
Population growth : 8.83% (2010-2019)
Weather : 76℉ Sunny 7-days weather


The population of Champaign increased by 8.83% in 9 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 81,055 - census
2011 82,330 1.55% estimation process
2012 83,202 1.05% estimation process
2013 84,112 1.08% estimation process
2014 84,953 0.99% estimation process
2015 86,218 1.47% estimation process
2016 87,244 1.18% estimation process
2017 87,839 0.68% estimation process
2018 87,994 0.18% estimation process
2019 88,909 1.03% estimation process

Champaign zip code is 61820. County name: Champaign, County fips: 17019

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People born in Champaign (128)

People born in Champaign, including computer programmer Eric Bina, astrophysicist and Nobel laureate Saul Perlmutter, American-Gabonese rapper and actor Ludacris, you can see a list of people who born in Champaign.


College & universities near Champaign

Code Name City ZIP
145637 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign (IL) 61820-5711
143181 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Urbana Urbana (IL) 61801
147916 Parkland College Champaign (IL) 61821-1899
146533 Lakeview College of Nursing Danville (IL) 61832
144573 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Danville Danville (IL) 61832

Stations (14)

Amtrak & bus stations near Champaign

Code Name Address Type
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS
MAT Mattoon station 1718 Broadway Ave. RAIL
GLM Gilman US Hwy 24 & West Wenona St. RAIL

Other cities in Champaign County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in Champaign County , IL. (more)

City Name Population Title
Rantoul 12,493 Village in Illinois
Mahomet 8,605 Village in Illinois, United States
Savoy 8,401 Town
Urbana 7,151 County seat of Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Saint Joseph 3,860 Human settlement in Champaign County, Illinois, United States of America
Tolono 3,392 City in Illinois, United States of America
Lake of the Woods 2,912 Census designated place in Illinois, United States
Fisher 1,937 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Philo 1,400 City in Muskingum County, Ohio, United States of America
Sidney 1,191 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Homer 1,159 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Thomasboro 1,084 City in Illinois, United States of America
Gifford 1,048 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Ogden 800 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States of America
Pesotum 524 Township in Champaign County, Illinois
Bondville 431 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States

Distance to Other Cities

Champaign distances to largest Illinois cities

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