Champaign County, Illinois Population 2018

Champaign County, Illinois's estimated population is 209,399 with a growth rate of 1.44% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Champaign County, Illinois is the 10th largest county in Illinois.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017209,3992,9791.44%
2016206,420-2,847-1.36%
2016209,2679130.44%
2015208,3541,2730.61%
2014207,0811,4520.71%
2013205,6291,5300.75%
2012204,0991,2640.62%
2011202,8351,2940.64%
2010201,54128,51616.48%
1990173,0254,6332.75%
1980168,3925,1113.13%
1970163,28130,84523.29%
1960132,43626,33624.82%
1950106,10035,52250.33%
194070,5786,3059.81%
193064,2737,31412.84%
192056,9595,1309.90%
191051,8294,2078.83%
190047,6225,46312.96%
189042,1591,2963.17%
188040,8638,12624.82%
187032,73718,108123.78%
186014,62911,980452.25%
18502,6491,17479.59%
18401,4750.00%

Champaign County, Illinois Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White150,806
Black or African American25,974
Asian21,009
Two or More Races6,124
Some Other Race2,111
American Indian and Alaska Native317
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander79

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Champaign County, Illinois Population Pyramid 2018

0%5%10%15% Male Population0%5%10%15% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Champaign County, Illinois Median Age

29.5


Total

28.3


Male

31


Female

Champaign County, Illinois Adults

There are 167,200 adults, (22,913 of which are seniors) in Champaign County, Illinois.

Champaign County, Illinois Age Dependency

43.1

Age Dependency Ratio

15.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Champaign County, Illinois Sex Ratio

Female

103,305

50.05%

Male

103,115

49.95%

Champaign County, Illinois Households and Families

Champaign County, Illinois Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Champaign County, Illinois Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All55%45%
Male52.2%47.8%
Female41.8%58.2%
Non Family35.4%64.6%

55.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Champaign County, Illinois Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All80,4422.3755
Non Family37,6761.5335.4
Married31,9633.0481.8
Female8,0313.3241.8
Male2,7723.2752.2

3.03

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Champaign County, Illinois Households

Champaign County, Illinois Education

Champaign County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,8431.55%
9th to 12th Grade4,4943.79%
High School Graduate26,26222.15%
Some College24,42920.61%
Associates Degree9,4447.97%
Bachelors Degree26,68822.51%
Graduate Degree25,38521.41%

Champaign County, Illinois Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White88,98085,78139,092
Black12,91111,2362,905
Asian9,5829,0907,466
Hispanic5,1684,2881,765
Multiple Races1,9181,789853
Other Race1,132872386
Native American24922048
Islander19194

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 77.92%.

Champaign County, Illinois Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$36,742$41,733$31,615
Less Than High School$17,369$20,717$11,762
High School Grad$28,832$35,463$22,859
Some College$32,435$40,251$28,575
Bachelors Degree$41,250$45,822$36,439
Graduate Degree$53,671$61,740$50,135

$36,742

Average Earnings

$41,733

Average Male

$31,615

Average Female

Champaign County, Illinois Language

Champaign County, Illinois Language by Age

Champaign County, Illinois Language

83.62% of Champaign County, Illinois residents speak only English, while 16.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Asian, which is spoken by 7.39% of the population.

Champaign County, Illinois Poverty

Champaign County, Illinois Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White132,31721,29116.09%
Black24,3039,08637.39%
Asian18,1036,64136.68%
Hispanic10,3713,03529.26%
Multiple5,7021,31623.08%
Other2,07363730.73%
Native3148828.03%

21.62%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.79%

Male Poverty Rate

22.44%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Champaign County, Illinois

The race most likely to be in poverty in Champaign County, Illinois is Black, with 37.39% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Champaign County, Illinois is White, with 16.09% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 33.69%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 34.98%.

Champaign County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.36%
High School15.40%
Some College10.39%
Bachelors or Greater7.86%

Champaign County, Illinois Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.51%
Male Unemployed37.99%
Female Employed15.13%
Male Employed11.32%

Champaign County, Illinois Income

Champaign County, Illinois Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,899$67,462
Families$72,889$92,022
Married Families$88,179$108,106
Non Families$27,188$38,065

Champaign County, Illinois Marital Status

Champaign County, Illinois Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

40.3%

Male Marriage Rate

39.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Champaign County, Illinois Married by Age and Sex

Champaign County, Illinois Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Champaign County, Illinois Marital Status by Race

Champaign County, Illinois Veterans

Champaign County, Illinois Veterans by War

9,857

Number of Veterans

9,040

Male Veterans

817

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,377
First Gulf War1,811
Second Gulf War1,580
Korea934
World War II606

Champaign County, Illinois Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+2,361
65 to 742,314
35 to 542,103
55 to 641,955
18 to 341,124

Champaign County, Illinois Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White8,3686.68%
Black1,1596.19%
Hispanic2402.97%
2 or More1575.12%
Other714.65%
Asian540.30%
Indian4415.12%
Hawaiian45.06%

Champaign County, Illinois Veterans by Education

9.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.26%

Veteran Disability Rate

Champaign County, Illinois Employment Status

Champaign County, Illinois Employment by Age

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

60.4%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Champaign County, Illinois Employment by Race

Champaign County, Illinois Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Champaign County, Illinois

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Champaign812538663753846.63%
Urbana41453420145611.35%
Rantoul1294912815-134-1.03%
Mahomet7385828790212.21%
Savoy7283817789412.28%
St. Joseph39963990-6-0.15%
Tolono34563438-18-0.52%
Fisher18771934573.04%
Philo14661442-24-1.64%
Sidney12351213-22-1.78%
Homer11931179-14-1.17%
Thomasboro11261115-11-0.98%
Gifford972107810610.91%
Ogden822807-15-1.82%
Pesotum551534-17-3.09%
Bondville448439-9-2.01%
Sadorus416413-3-0.72%
Ludlow371358-13-3.50%
Broadlands34935230.86%
Royal29329851.71%
Allerton 291283-8-2.75%
Ivesdale 267265-2-0.75%
Longview153152-1-0.65%
Foosland101100-1-0.99%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990