Rantoul Champaign County, Illinois

Rantoul: Village in Illinois

About

Rantoul is a village located in the county of Champaign in the U.S. state of Illinois. Its population at the 2010 census was 12,941 and a population density of 580 people per km². After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 12,305 inhabitants.

The village was created 167 years ago in 1853.

Rantoul Quick Facts

Population : 12,305 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Illinois (United States)
County : Champaign County
Postal code : 61866
Phone Area Codes : 217
Area : 22.32 km2
Altitude : 745 feet / 227 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1854 (167 years ago)
Time Zone : America/Chicago
Local time : 04:02:35 (7th December 2021)
Density : 551 Pop. per km² as of 2020
Population growth : -5.17% (2010-2020)
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Geography

Rantoul is located at 40°18'30"N 88°9'21"W (40.3083700, -88.1558800).

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Demographics

According to census records, the population of Rantoul decreased by 5.17% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 12,941 - census
2011 13,019 0.6% estimation process
2012 13,052 0.25% estimation process
2013 13,166 0.87% estimation process
2014 13,180 0.11% estimation process
2015 13,073 -0.82% estimation process
2016 12,963 -0.85% estimation process
2017 12,845 -0.92% estimation process
2018 12,713 -1.04% estimation process
2019 12,484 -1.83% estimation process
2020 12,305 -1.45% estimation process

Rantoul zip code is 61866. County name: Champaign, County fips: 17019

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Local Places in Rantoul

People born in Rantoul (14)

People born in Rantoul, including racecar driver Don Branson, astronaut Carl J. Meade, professional basketball player Blake Schilb, you can see a list of people who born in Rantoul.

  • C. Adrian Pillars (American sculptor) he was born in 01/01/1870
  • Greg McMahon (American football coach) he was born in 02/01/1960
  • Jheri Redding (American hairdresser) he was born in 02/03/1907
  • John McCaa (American journalist) he was born in 01/01/1954
  • Ken Coffey (American football player) he was born in 07/11/1960
  • Ron Wells (American football player) he was born in 02/10/1961
  • Steve Corpening (American soccer player) he was born in 11/08/1965
  • Darren W. McDew (Commander Air Mobility Command) he was born in 29/09/1960
  • Wayne Coffey (American football player) he was born in 30/05/1964
  • Robert F. Godec (American career diplomat) he was born in 01/01/1956
  • James Crane (American actor (1889 – 1968)) he was born in 09/08/1889

Schools in Rantoul

College & universities near Rantoul, IL

Code Name City ZIP
143181 Tricoci University of Beauty Culture-Urbana Urbana (IL) 61801
145637 University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Champaign (IL) 61820-5711
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 Rantoul, IL

Code Name Address Type
RTL Rantoul West Sangamon and North Kentucky Aves. RAIL
CHM Illinois Terminal 45 East University Ave. RAIL
DVI Danville, Illinois 379 Lynch Road BUS
GLM Gilman US Hwy 24 & West Wenona St. RAIL
BNL Uptown Station 100 East Parkinson St. RAIL

Post offices near Rantoul

Post Office Name City ZIP
Rantoul Post Office Rantoul (IL) 61866
Thomasbor Post Office Thomasboro (IL) 61878
Ludlow Post Office Ludlow (IL) 60949
Dewey Post Office Dewey (IL) 61840
Gifford Post Office Gifford (IL) 61847

Other places with the same name (2)

  • Rantoul , Kansas human settlement in Franklin County, Kansas, United States of America with a population of 187 people.

Other cities in Champaign County

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

City Name Population Title
Champaign 89,390 Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Mahomet 8,968 Village in Illinois, United States
Savoy 8,364 Town
Urbana 7,093 County seat of Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Saint Joseph 3,800 Human settlement in Champaign County, Illinois, United States of America
Tolono 3,349 City in Illinois, United States of America
Lake of the Woods 2,912 Census designated place in Illinois, United States
Fisher 1,911 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Philo 1,378 City in Muskingum County, Ohio, United States of America
Sidney 1,172 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States
Homer 1,143 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Thomasboro 1,066 City in Illinois, United States of America
Gifford 1,035 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America
Ogden 787 Village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States of America
Pesotum 520 Township in Champaign County, Illinois
Ludlow 454 Human settlement in Illinois, United States of America

Distance to Other Cities

Rantoul distances to largest Illinois cities