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Located in the east central part of Illinois, Champaign shares the campus of the University of Illinois with Urbana, its neighboring city.

Academic, cultural and sporting activities center around the university.

Champaign, Illinois
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Among GreatPlacesToRetire.com cities, Champaign ranks high in age of population, air quality and price of homes. Champaign ranks low in taxes and population density.

For more detailed city facts -- including data on home prices, population demographics, medical care, air quality, water quality and more -- click on the City Report graphic below:

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