Urbana University is an integral part of the City of Urbana and Champaign County. As the only institution of higher education, the University hosts a variety of social and cultural events throughout the year.
Champaign County is an ideal destination for those wanting a taste of Ohio history and nature. The county is a fine blend of the old and traditional charm that can be found in rural Ohio. Not far from anywhere, Champaign County is nearly the ideal American County, and a wondrous place to live and visit.
Champaign County has been developing successful business, industry and agriculture for nearly 200 years. Traditional and high-tech industries have evolved in harmony with an extensive agricultural community. County parks and state preserves combined with organized community recreational programs and little league sports allow residents of all ages to enjoy the out-of-doors.
The county comprises four small towns, a full-fledged city and a dozen rural villages and townships plus miles of picturesque farmland. It is land good for the heart and spirit.