Cherry Valley is a very small village located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 2,877 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cherry Valley is the 418th largest community in Illinois.
Unlike some villages where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Cherry Valley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Cherry Valley is a village of professionals, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cherry Valley who work in office and administrative support (11.26%), management occupations (10.88%), and business and financial occupations (8.12%).
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, Cherry Valley is worth considering.
The citizens of Cherry Valley are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 23.55% of adults in Cherry Valley having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cherry Valley in 2018 was $36,053, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $144,212 for a family of four. However, Cherry Valley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Cherry Valley is a somewhat ethnically-diverse village. The people who call Cherry Valley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cherry Valley residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Cherry Valley include German, Irish, Swedish, English, and European.
The most common language spoken in Cherry Valley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.