Bellflower is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 353 people and just one neighborhood, Bellflower is the 774th largest community in Illinois. Much of the housing stock in Bellflower was built prior to World War II, making it one of the older and more historic villages in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Bellflower is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Bellflower is a village of sales and office workers, service providers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Bellflower who work in sales jobs (14.08%), office and administrative support (13.59%) and maintenance occupations (5.34%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Bellflower is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Bellflower really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Bellflower perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Bellflower is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Bellflower, the average commute to work is 31.92 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Being a small village, Bellflower does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.