Amboy is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,383 people and just one neighborhood, Amboy is the 447th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Amboy was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Amboy is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Amboy is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Amboy who work in maintenance occupations (9.97%), sales jobs (8.49%) and office and administrative support (8.49%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Amboy has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Amboy a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.