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Directories & Reports
We commissioned a report with support from community sponsors to determine the local economic impact of Willard Airport. Key findings:
- Willard Airport has a $74,325,994 annual economic impact, a $204,000 daily impact in the county
- average of 494 passengers per day (38% of passengers are inbound to the region – live outside of central Illinois)
- 560 full-time equivalent jobs are created as a result of the airport, with 233 of those based at Willard
- 23,366 visitors come into the area each year because of the airport – these visitors create 112.8 local jobs
- generates $10.2 million in annual tax receipts, $2.3 million in annual local taxes – more than a third of local taxes ($800,000) goes to schools
Thank you to our report sponsors: Champaign County Association of REALTORS®, Frasca International, Flightstar Corporation, Human Kinetics, Deep Silver Volition, Litania Sports Group, Robeson’s, Inc., Farnsworth Group, City of Champaign, City of Urbana, and Village of Savoy.
Top Employers + Advanced Tech Directory
Published annually, these directories provide a sample of the business concentration in Champaign County. To request a paper copy, contact the EDC.
Top Employers – 2016 (PDF)