UIUC publishes a variety of datasets every year. Included in these datasets is a count of how many students from each zip code in the US is enrolled at UIUC. This data was used to generate the visualization below. This visualization was developed to illustrate which parts of the country are represented at UIUC and show the diversity of the university.
Hover over a county to see how many students are from there, and press the button to switch between counties and states