Cambridge is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,121 people and just one neighborhood, Cambridge is the 468th largest community in Illinois.
Occupations and Workforce
Cambridge is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cambridge is a village of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cambridge who work in office and administrative support (14.79%), sales jobs (11.78%) and management occupations (7.76%).
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Cambridge is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Cambridge a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The village’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Cambridge has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Cambridge’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, Cambridge doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.