Eastern Illinois University

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Demographics

Demographics

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Around 21,000 people live in Charleston. The population is 90% White, 6% Black, 2% Asian, and 2% Hispanic. There are many more women than men here, with only 84 men over the age of 18 for every 100 women over 18. Over 40% of the population is below the poverty line, though this number is affected by the 10,000 students at EIU. At EIU, the most popular programs are Kinesiology, Elementary Education, and Biological Sciences and while the most popular concentrations are Exercise Science, Mathematics, Sport Management. The vast majority of students are White (7,700), followed by Black (1,600), and Hispanic (400). About a quarter of students went to high school in Cook County.

 
 
Economy and Jobs

Economy and Jobs

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About 17% of Charleston households bring in more than 75k a year. Almost 50% make less than 25k a year. The most common occupations for both men and women in Charleston are in Educational Services, followed by Food Services and Health care. There are a fair amount of cashiers and waitresses. Since Charleston is a college-town, there are a plethora of entry-level jobs. More than half of residents take less than 20 minutes to get to work, and only 2% work from home. EIU’s Career Services holds Job Fairs, free counseling, “externships” to see if they really want a career in their specified field, and with Panther Recruiting Plus (for $75), there are jobs and internships available to apply for, as well as places to post your resume and portfolio.

 
 

We Have 14 Eastern Illinois University Apartment Listings


 
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thumbnail 1 - 3 Bed $375 - $575 0.1 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 2 - 3 Bed $360 - $395 0.14 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 2 - 3 Bed $395 - $500 0.15 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 1 - 4 Bed $333 - $525 0.17 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 3 Bed $395 0.24 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 2 Bed $320 - $550 0.33 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 3 Bed $335 0.35 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 3 Bed $355 0.54 miles from Eastern Illinois University June 13th
thumbnail 1 - 3 Bed $480 - $1,020 916 Woodlawn, Charleston, IL August 29th
1 - 3 Bed $314 - $462 1840 Douglas, Charleston, IL September 1st
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Apartment Complexes


 
Name Bedrooms Price Range
One - Four $395 - $735
One - Three $553 - $720
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