1. Home
  2. Illinois
  3. Champaign
  4. Apartments for rent in Champaign, IL

565 Perfect Matches Available
Find Apartments With
AT&T Fiber (SM) Internet
Showing 1 - 30 of 565 Matches
Last Updated: 02/06/2023


See what Champaign, IL has to offer
View Local Guide

All About

Living In Champaign, IL

The small city of Champaign, Illinois is home to just over 85,000 people. Young adults aged 15-24 account for a larger portion of the population here (32%) than nationally (14%), meaning they will find no shortage of activities, while middle-aged professionals are less well-represented. Overall, the city's population, at an average age of just over 33, is decidedly younger than most cities in Illinois. Renters slightly outnumber homeowners in Champaign by a slim 55%-45% margin. At $990 per month, the average rent is a bit below the state average.

Champaign has a large percentage of residents over the age of 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 12% have earned a Master's degree or a Doctorate. In addition, 13% have a Bachelor's degree. If you're looking for a number of career options, Champaign has them in spades. The four most common industries are education, retail, healthcare, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 33% of the city's labor force. Meanwhile, looking at job function, 5% of the city's population works in management, which ranks as the top career path in the city. Champaign workers bring in an average annual income of just under $62,000, around $16,000 less than the average Illinois resident. The city's average income also falls below the national average ($73,345).

Champaign residents have an average commute of about 18 minutes, quicker than the state average of about 32 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the most common way to get to work, selected by 37% of workers, while public transit is not used much. Walking (5%) isn't a common means of commuting to work, though the number is significantly higher than the national average.

Frequently Asked Questions About Champaign

What is the average rent in Champaign?

The average rent of a studio apartment in Champaign is $825 per month. For a one-bedroom apartment it's $970 per month. For a two-bedroom apartment the average rent is $1,219 per month.

What is the average cost of rent for a one-bedroom in Champaign?

The average rent of a one-bedroom apartment in Champaign is $970

Are there any cheap apartments for rent in Champaign?

For the best deal, we recommend using our cheap apartments filter.

You can also filter by price: Under $500, Under $600, Under $700, Under $800, Under $900

Are there any pet friendly apartments in Champaign?

Apply Apartment Guide's pet friendly filter to see only Champaign apartments that accept pets.

© 2023 Rent Group Inc. All rights reserved. All photos, videos, text and other content are the property of Rent Group Inc. APARTMENT GUIDE and the APARTMENT GUIDE Trade Dress are registered trademarks of Rent Group Inc. or its affiliates.

Apple, the Apple logo, iPad, and iPhone are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. App Store is a service mark of Apple Inc.

Information is copyrighted and school data provided by GreatSchools.org. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed. Schools listed above are based on distance from the selected location and are just a sampling of the schools in the area. To find a particular school district, and how it relates to a specific apartment, please contact the apartment manager.

Download the ApartmentGuide.com app for Android and iOS

If you are using a screen reader, or are having difficulty reading this website, please email accessibilityfeedback@rent.com.