Ashmore is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 771 people and just one neighborhood, Ashmore is the 685th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Ashmore is a blue-collar town, with 35.78% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Ashmore is a village of managers, service providers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Ashmore who work in management occupations (12.32%), office and administrative support (10.66%) and business and financial occupations (7.35%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Ashmore is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Ashmore’s overall crime rate ranks among the lowest in the country, making it one of the safest places to raise a family.
As is often the case in a small village, Ashmore doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.