Living in Rantoul, IL

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Rantoul SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
5
Affordability
8
Diversity
9
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
7
Commute
8.5

Rantoul, IL Crime Report

384
Total Crimes
3,013.9
Total Crimes / 100k People
17.35%
Above National Average

Rantoul, IL Cost Of Living

83
Rantoul's Overall Cost Of Living
0.8x
Lower Than The National Average

Rantoul, Illinois Info Snack

Rantoul is a village in Champaign County, Illinois, United States. The population was 12,941 at the 2010 census. The current mayor is Chuck Smith, who was elected in 2013. The community was named after Robert Rantoul, Jr., a U.S. representative from Massachusetts, and a director of the Illinois Central Railroad.
Population
13,222
Unemployment
6.6%
Poverty
20.0%
Median Home
$86,500
Median Income
$41,420
Median Rent
$774

Rantoul, IL Photos

Rankings for Rantoul in Illinois

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Map Of Rantoul, IL

Population over time in Rantoul

Year Population % Change
2017 13,222 0.2%
2016 13,190 -0.4%
2015 13,238 -0.1%
2014 13,256 0.3%
2013 13,214 2.0%
2012 12,958 0.6%
2011 12,880 0.6%
2010 12,801 2.0%
2009 12,551 -
Crime/100k Rantoul IL USA
Violent Crime 274.7 404.1 368.9
Murder 7.8 6.9 5.0
Robbery 109.9 111.5 86.2
Aggravated Assault 15.7 239.7 246.8
Property Crime 2739.2 1932.8 2199.5
Burglary 722.1 306.7 376.0
Larceny 1907.2 1472.3 1594.6
Car Theft 109.9 153.8 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Rantoul

White
61.5% (8,137)
African American
20.7% (2,732)
American Indian
0.1% (9)
Asian
2.5% (329)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.2% (552)
Hispanic
11.1% (1,463)
Race Rantoul IL USA
White 61.5% 61.6% 61.1%
African American 20.7% 14.0% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 0.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 5.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.2% 1.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 11.1% 17.0% 17.8%

Household Income For Rantoul, Illinois

Less than $10,000
12.0% (158,258)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (71,203)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.2% (148,643)
$25,000 to $34,999
13.1% (173,590)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.8% (222,705)
$50,000 to $74,999
16.2% (214,649)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.8% (182,426)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.0% (106,025)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (33,262)
$200,000 or more
0.9% (11,434)
Income Rantoul IL USA
Less than $10,000 12.0% 6.5% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 4.0% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.2% 8.9% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 13.1% 8.6% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.8% 12.0% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 16.2% 17.2% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.8% 12.7% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.0% 15.6% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 6.9% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 0.9% 7.6% 7.0%

Gender in Rantoul

Female
51.5% (6,812)
Male
48.5% (6,410)
Gender Rantoul IL USA
Female 51.5% 50.9% 50.8%
Male 48.5% 49.1% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Rantoul for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (132)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (925)
High School / GED
38.0% (5,024)
Some College
26.0% (3,437)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,322)
Bachelor's Degree
10.0% (1,322)
Master's Degree
6.0% (793)
Professional Degree
1.0% (132)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (132)
Education Rantoul IL USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 6.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 38.0% 26.0% 27.0%
Some College 26.0% 21.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 8.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 10.0% 21.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 1.0% 1.0%

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