Brownstown is a tiny village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 747 people and just one neighborhood, Brownstown is the 689th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Brownstown is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Brownstown is a village of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Brownstown who work in food service (12.89%), office and administrative support (11.15%) and healthcare (10.45%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The overall crime rate in Brownstown is one of the lowest in the US. This makes it one of the safer places to live in the country in terms of crime.
Residents will find that the village is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Brownstown is worth considering.