Ashkum is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 744 people and just one neighborhood, Ashkum is the 688th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Ashkum is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Ashkum is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashkum who work in office and administrative support (20.13%), sales jobs (12.04%) and management occupations (7.66%).
Also of interest is that Ashkum has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Overall, Ashkum’s crime rate is one of the lowest in the nation, which makes a great place to live if safety is an important concern.
Being a small village, Ashkum does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.