The indicators in the Engagement category measure community involvement in Champaign-Urbana.The steps and patio of the Urbana Free Library, a stone building partially covered with ivy and featuring columns and other architectural details and green-and-white striped awnings.

  • Historic Preservation measures the number of properties listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP)┬áin Champaign County and select municipalities.
  • Library Patronage measures the percentage of residents in 10 Champaign County public library districts that hold an unexpired library card.
  • Voter Participation measures Champaign County’s voter turnout in primary and general elections, by percentage of eligible voters and by percentage of registered voters.