Dallas City is a tiny city located in the state of Illinois. With a population of 910 people and just one neighborhood, Dallas City is the 651st largest community in Illinois. Dallas City has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic cities in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Dallas City is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 37.93% of the Dallas City workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Dallas City is a city of service providers, production and manufacturing workers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Dallas City who work in office and administrative support (11.97%), maintenance occupations (10.34%) and teaching (9.13%).
Setting & Lifestyle
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Dallas City has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Dallas City a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
Dallas City, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.