De Pue is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 1,769 people and just one neighborhood, De Pue is the 507th largest community in Illinois. De Pue has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
De Pue is a blue-collar town, with 51.07% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, De Pue is a village of transportation and shipping workers, sales and office workers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in De Pue who work in office and administrative support (14.50%), farm management occupations (13.62%) and maintenance occupations (6.56%).
In addition, many people in De Pue have jobs in agriculture, more so than in most other communities in America. As a result, you will see quite a number of farms around town.
Setting & Lifestyle
De Pue’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the nation, making it a very safe place to live.
De Pue is a small village, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.