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Business and Agriculture

Bolstered by outlying areas, which claim some of the world’s richest farmland, the county offers unique opportunities in agriculture and related businesses. The rural nature of the smaller communities has attracted specialty businesses and sole proprietorships, as well as significant new residential growth.

A vibrant business community provides the backdrop for encouraging new commerce and industry. As the home of the world-renowned University of Illinois National Center for Supercomputing Applications (NCSA), Champaign County is recognized as a center for computing and technology, attracting and retaining a diverse group of traditional and high-tech companies and becoming a leader in building the national and global information superhighway.

An assortment of cultural resources and facilities abounds in the area. From museums and performing arts centers to a planetarium and botanical gardens, the offerings are matched only by those in the nation's largest metropolitan centers.

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