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Retire To Champaign, IL
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Champaign, Illinois is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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Champaign, Illinois
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Champaign, Illinois


Champaign Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Champaign-Urbana Metro Area blank blank blank 231,891
Champaign 63,502 67,518 81,055 83,424



Champaign
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2016 .$187,8674.4%
Oct $266,500 . .
Sep $219,800 . .
Aug $183,857 . .
Jul $191,161 . .
Jun $175,111 . .
May $216,667 . .
Apr $229,677 . .
Mar $178,446 . .
Feb $154,184 . .
Jan $183,526 . .
2015 .$179,9591.8%
2014 .$176,7106.4%
2013 .$166,097-2.8%
2012 . $170,901 -5.1%
2011 . $180,007 5.7%
2010 . $170,237 4.2%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2016)
. Champaign GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $187,867 $374,000
Nearest Big City Decatur na
Home Sales Price in Decatur $92,000 $291,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 165% of Decatur home prices 104%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2016)
. Champaign GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $187,867 $374,000
Monthly Rent $1,113 $1,471
Price/Rent Index 11.3 times the annual rent 17.1



Champaign
Cost of Living (2016)
82% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



Champaign Taxes
(2016-17)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 8.6% -- 7* 6.8% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 120 days 7* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Champaign Building Permits
(single family homes)
2015 82
2014 92
2013 73
2012 73
2011 54
2010 63



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