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The Best Places to Live in Champaign County
The Best Places to Live in Champaign CountyAre you thinking about buying a home in Champaign County, but not quite sure yet which community is best for you? has rated the best towns and cities in Champaign County based on factors such as location, local schools, crime rates, employment, amenities, and more. Here's the latest list of the best places to live in Champaign County according to

#1 Best Places to Live in Champaign County

This town of 8551 residents has 22 public schools, all with above average ratings. Resident reviewers appreciate the small town feel, and the close proximity of key amenities. One reviewer notes 'The growth in this community has positively impacted Savoy, which today has nearby grocery stores, doctors offices, gas stations, restaurants, higher-end liquor stores/wine shops, the movie theatre (which was pretty much all that was out here before) and retail shops. Bonus: safe neighborhood and a nice park!'

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#2 Best Places to Live in Champaign County

Champaign has a population of 85,710 and has a lower than average property crime rate compared to the rest of the nation. Champaign's 30 public schools are rated as some of the best in the state of Illinois. One resident comments that 'Champaign is a great town. I have lived here my whole life and have met so many amazing people! Even though it isn't a super large town, it feels big. I enjoy calling Champaign my home.'

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#2 Best Places to Raise a Family in Champaign County

With 8168 residents, Mahomet offers a safe home for families and young professionals with a very low crime rate. The 20 schools in Mahomet are all above average. One reviewer that grew up in Mahomet gave it this high praise 'My small town has a lot of beauty and I was blessed to have lived in the same house growing up. We have several trails and scenery in Lake of the Woods and the Botanical Gardens.'

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#4 Best Places to Live in Champaign County

Bordering Champaign is the town of Urbana, with 42,141 residents. Urbana has a highly rated school system with 28 schools. One happy resident comments 'Urbana is one the most diverse towns since it is a University town. Many students and their families live here as well as the permanent residents...I love Urbana and I hope you do too!'

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