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Best Places To Live In Champaign, IL

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  • Champaign, IL
  • Your matching location
  • Population: 84,672
  • I lived in Champaign, IL for five years, and I loved it because of its college town feel. The city itself is a town that has built up around the largest university in the state of Illinois. The…[read more]
Nearby Areas With A High Livability Score80
  • Lake of the Woods, IL
  • City: 8.2mi / 13.2km away
  • Population: 2,687
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  • White Heath, IL
  • City: 12.7mi / 20.5km away
  • Population: 246
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  • Mahomet, IL
  • City: 7.8mi / 12.6km away
  • Population: 7,996
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  • St. Joseph, IL
  • City: 12.6mi / 20.2km away
  • Population: 4,109
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  • Monticello, IL
  • City: 16.9mi / 27.1km away
  • Population: 5,609
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  • Gifford, IL
  • City: 18.8mi / 30.3km away
  • Population: 849
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  • Sidney, IL
  • City: 12.3mi / 19.8km away
  • Population: 1,363
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  • Fisher, IL
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 1,989
  • I grew up in Fisher- lived there from birth to 18 years old. Although I didn't like it growing up because everyone knew everyone else's business (you get that with most small towns) I would say it is a…[read more]
70
  • Pesotum, IL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 514
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  • Thomasboro, IL
  • City: 10.0mi / 16.1km away
  • Population: 1,122
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  • Rantoul, IL
  • City: 14.4mi / 23.2km away
  • Population: 13,238
  • I experienced an outstanding time while living in Rantoul Illinois. The city is located in Champaign County. Rantoul is close to Gifford Illinois. The suburban town has mediocre public schools that…[read more]
70
  • Savoy, IL
  • City: 3.9mi / 6.3km away
  • Population: 8,118
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  • Tolono, IL
  • City: 8.5mi / 13.7km away
  • Population: 3,101
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  • Royal, IL
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 236
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  • Homer, IL
  • City: 17.6mi / 28.4km away
  • Population: 1,289
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  • Sadorus, IL
  • City: 10.9mi / 17.6km away
  • Population: 375
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  • Allerton, IL
  • City: 22.6mi / 36.3km away
  • Population: 288
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  • Philo, IL
  • City: 9.9mi / 15.9km away
  • Population: 1,627
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  • Villa Grove, IL
  • City: 18.3mi / 29.5km away
  • Population: 2,222
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  • Penfield, IL
  • City: 21.8mi / 35.0km away
  • Population: 151
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  • Urbana, IL
  • City: 4.0mi / 6.5km away
  • Population: 41,941
  • I lived here for a year and the property taxes are higher then California! I was living in a 1900 square foot home for 4500 a year property tax! One morning I was walking my dog about 5 in the morning…[read more]
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  • Bement, IL
  • City: 20.6mi / 33.2km away
  • Population: 1,646
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  • Ivesdale, IL
  • City: 15.2mi / 24.5km away
  • Population: 251
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  • Bellflower, IL
  • City: 20.5mi / 33.0km away
  • Population: 416
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  • Longview, IL
  • City: 19.3mi / 31.0km away
  • Population: 137
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  • Bondville, IL
  • City: 5.0mi / 8.0km away
  • Population: 515
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  • Farmer City, IL
  • City: 21.5mi / 34.6km away
  • Population: 2,077
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  • Ogden, IL
  • City: 16.8mi / 27.0km away
  • Population: 732
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  • De Land, IL
  • City: 19.5mi / 31.4km away
  • Population: 461
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  • Seymour, IL
  • City: 8.1mi / 13.1km away
  • Population: 367
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  • Broadlands, IL
  • City: 20.4mi / 32.9km away
  • Population: 338
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  • Foosland, IL
  • City: 18.9mi / 30.4km away
  • Population: 108
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  • Mansfield, IL
  • City: 14.1mi / 22.7km away
  • Population: 848
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  • Ludlow, IL
  • City: 20.3mi / 32.6km away
  • Population: 417

Listed above are the best places to live in Champaign, IL for 2021. The list of best places is compiled using the AreaVibes Livability Score which is calculated from a score out of 100 and based on various categories. These categories include: amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. Displayed first is the matching location - Champaign, IL, followed by the best places to live near Champaign, IL, sorted by Livability Score.

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