Collinsville is a medium-sized city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 24,754 people and eight constituent neighborhoods, Collinsville is the 87th largest community in Illinois.
Collinsville is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Collinsville is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Collinsville who work in sales jobs (13.70%), office and administrative support (12.81%), and management occupations (9.95%).
Also of interest is that Collinsville has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The percentage of people in Collinsville who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.51% of adults in Collinsville have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Collinsville in 2010 was $26,482, which is upper middle income relative to Illinois and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $105,928 for a family of four. However, Collinsville contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Collinsville is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Collinsville home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Collinsville residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Collinsville include Irish, English, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Collinsville is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Arabic.