Brooklyn is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 723 people and just one neighborhood, Brooklyn is the 692nd largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Brooklyn is a decidedly white-collar village, with fully 87.58% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Brooklyn is a village of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Brooklyn who work in office and administrative support (17.45%), personal care services (14.77%) and sales jobs (9.73%).
Setting & Lifestyle
For a small village, Brooklyn has a lot of people who use public transit to get to work, and those that do mostly ride the bus. This suggests that a real need for low-cost transportation in Brooklyn exists, and local transit is helping to meet that need.