Aroma Park is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 712 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Aroma Park is the 693rd largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some villages, Aroma Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Aroma Park are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Aroma Park is a village of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Aroma Park who work in sales jobs (15.46%), office and administrative support (13.88%), and maintenance occupations (8.83%).
Overall, Aroma Park’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Aroma Park is worth considering.
Aroma Park is very much a car-oriented village. This is because the population of Aroma Park isn't large enough or dense enough to support an extensive public transit system. It has a lot of rural roads, and the distance between houses can be quite large, which together tends to discourage walking and bicycling to work. 0.97% of residents commute to work in their own car (and the drive is typically to a job out of town). People also tend to drive out of town for other services as well, such as shopping, doctors appointments, and more.
Being a small village, Aroma Park does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Aroma Park rank slightly lower than the national average. 14.09% of adults 25 and older in Aroma Park have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Aroma Park in 2010 was $22,927, which is lower middle income relative to Illinois, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,708 for a family of four. However, Aroma Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Aroma Park is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Aroma Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Aroma Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Aroma Park also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.35% of the village’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Aroma Park include French , Irish, English, and Dutch.
The most common language spoken in Aroma Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Vietnamese.