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Historical Information about Urbana
The Illinois Newspaper Projects contains several historical Urbana newspapers, including The Courier. The project allows users to limit by county and then browse by city.
Urbana City Budget
Copies of Urbana's budget from 1996-2007.
Urbana Free Library Archives
Historical information on Champaign County. Includes genealogical and weather information.
Current Issues in Urbana
If you're looking for current information about Urbana, these are some places to start your research.
- Community Profile
Contains detailed statistical information about Urbana in comparison with other cities. Statistics include employment by occupation, recreation activities, infrastructure information, as well as business climate
- The News Gazette
Current news about Urbana, Champaign, and the greater C-U area. Topics include sports, business, and arts.
- Urbana Quick Facts
Provides census information about the city of Urbana. Demographics covered include race, age, and education level. Also provides census information about firms.