Arcola is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,893 people and just one neighborhood, Arcola is the 425th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Arcola is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 39.18% of the Arcola workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Arcola is a city of sales and office workers, production and manufacturing workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Arcola who work in office and administrative support (14.63%), sales jobs (8.56%) and management occupations (7.28%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.65 minutes getting to work every day.