Auburn is a very small city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 4,793 people and just one neighborhood, Auburn is the 343rd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Auburn is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Auburn is a city of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Auburn who work in management occupations (12.97%), office and administrative support (12.32%) and sales jobs (11.22%).
Also of interest is that Auburn has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Auburn 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 city’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, Auburn’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
Auburn is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.