Plano is a somewhat small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 11,040 people and just one neighborhood, Plano is the 209th largest community in Illinois. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Plano, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Plano, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Plano’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation. Plano does seem to be experiencing an influx of affluent people, because the median household income is $62,563.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Plano is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Plano is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Plano who work in office and administrative support (14.24%), sales jobs (10.96%) and management occupations (8.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
One downside of living in Plano, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.06 minutes every day commuting to work.